Evelyn Joshua, wife of the founder of Synagogue Church of All Nations, Temitope Balogun Joshua, has broken her silence since the news of her husband’s death was announced.
WITHIN NIGERIA had reported the death of TB Joshua on Sunday morning.
Joshua died on Saturday night at 57 after an event at SCOAN.
Following reactions from fans, and well meaning Nigerians, Evelyn via her Twitter handle @Mama_Evelyn wrote: “Losing a loved one is never easy; whether sudden or foreseen.
“It is always heart-breaking. Grief can wreak havoc on our overall well-being. That’s why it’s important to stay rooted to the Almighty. Only He can lessen our heartache and comfort us in these times. Seek refuge in him.”
Meanwhile, President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family and members of The Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN) on the death of their father and founder, Pastor Temitope Balogun, who is more popular as TB Joshua.
The condolence message was signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, on Sunday.
Buhari noted that Joshua will be missed “not only for his spiritual contributions but for touching many lives through philanthropic gestures.”
He also urged the cleric’s followers “to take solace in the knowledge that life is not measured and defined by chronological longevity but by enduring legacies and lives touched positively.”
The president also condoled with the government and people of Ondo State.