The General Overseer


website image1Pastor, Teacher, Role model, & Visionary leader. He is the General Overseer of Upper Room Baptist Church with multiple locations within and outside Lagos State, Nigeria. He has a God-given mandate of raising Community of Spirit-filled believers that are Heaven bound. He is a prayer intercessor with great passion for the Kingdom of God.

With a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences from the University of Lagos, Akoka-Yaba, Lagos and a Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) certificate in Theology from the Redeemed Christian Bible College, Lagos, he further trained at the Haggai Institute, Maui, Hawaii & the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) in Chicago, United States of America.

As a great lover of football, he was the football Captain of the prestigious University of Lagos and Sports Secretary- Henry Carr Hall, UNILAG in 1982. In recognition of his meritorious contribution to umbrella body of the Pentecostal Churches in Nigeria (PFN) and the Church of God at large, he was inaugurated to the executive position of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) Lagos State Chapter as the financial secretary on August 29th, 2014.

Until his appointment, he served as the Provincial Chairman of PFN (Kosofe Province) for more than Four Years, where he made remarkable exploits for the Lord. Pastor ‘Leke is the author of best-selling “When Delay Is Divine,” a must read for all. Widely travelled across major countries in the world, he is happily married to ‘Boade and they are blessed with three biological and many spiritual children.

Contact Details
Leke Akinola

The National Executive Council
Position Name
Chairman Pastor oluleke Akinola
General Secretary Pastor Richard Igberase
Internal Auditor Bro Benson Idugboi
Prayer and counselling Secretary Pastor Rufus Dada
Education and Training Secretary Sis Eniola Soyingbe
Publications Secretary Pastor Steve Daramola
Finance Secretary Bro Richard Adewole
Children Evangelism Ministry Secretary Sis Helen Karika
Evangelism and Missions Secretary Pastor Chuks Iroh
House Fellowship Secretary Pastor Gbenga Awojumobi