German Pentecostal evangelist, Reinhard Bonnke is dead, aged 79. Boke was principally known for his gospel missions throughout Africa.
The announcement of his death was made known on his official Facebook page a few minutes ago, explaining that he passed away peacefully and was surrounded by his family.
The post read: “It is with sorrow that the Bonnke Family would like to announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, and grandfather, Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke,” the statement read.
“He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Saturday Dec. 7, 2019.
“For the past 60 years he has preached the glorious Gospel of Jesus throughout the entire world.
“We want to thank you on behalf of him and our family, for your kind love and unwavering support, which enabled him to preach the matchless message of salvation to countless people.”
Tributes have started pouring in for the peacemaker cum gospel preacher.
May his soul rest in peace.