On Monday, May 4, 2015, President Jonathan met seperately with Pastor Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, and Bishop David Oyedepo of the Living Faith Church Worldwide a.k.a Winners Chapel in Ogun state.
The President arrived the Presidential Wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos in the afternoon and was conveyed to the venues of the separate meetings in a helicopter.
Details of discussions at the meetings were not known as of press time. The two meetings were said to have been described as “private”.
But Adeboye and Oyedepo were mentioned to be part of a team that attempted to broker peace between Jonathan and former President Olusegun Obasanjo before the 2015 general elections.
The two pastors were said to have in January led the President to Obasanjo’s mansion on Presidential Hilltop Estate, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital for a reconciliatory meeting.
Media reports had it then that Adeboye and Oyedepo were at the meeting at the instance of the former President as one of conditions given by Obasanjo before any meeting with Jonathan could take place.
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