Leke Adeboye, the Senior Personal Assistant of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has apologised for calling fellow RCCG pastors ‘goats’.
Adeboye tendered the apology on Thursday in a statement through his Instagram page.
TheFact Nigeria reports that pastor Leke had last Sunday, reprimanded some RCCG pastors who preached after his father’s sermon in parishes across the country.
He however admitted that his comment was extreme. He added that his intention was not to malign or insult the church.
‘I wish to use this medium to tender my unreserved apologies on the statement made from my social media handle about some of our esteemed Pastors,” he said.
He, however, accepted a disciplinary action taken against him in good faith, while pleading for forgiveness.
He said, “The disciplinary measures taken by the mission are well received and this period will be used to reflect and introspect.
“I wish to crave your indulgence to please forgive my extreme statement which I wish to emphasise was absolutely not intended to insult or malign.
“I also wish to apologise profusely to the entire leadership and Pastors of our beloved Church who might have been hurt by this statement.
“I remain humbly yours in God’s love and mercies.”