Minister Odunayo Adebayo, popularly known on stage as Odunayo is a songwriter, worshipper and certified project manager. He is a graduate of the prestigious University of Lagos. Odunayo started singing at a very tender age and was exposed to various forms of Christian worship. He became caught up in worship as a young believer while listening to music, ministries and mentors, especially Nathaniel Bassey who shaped his life as a child of God. He has since been passionate about prayer and worship.
Odunayo Adebayo studied at the University of Lagos and thereafter proceeded for his Youth Corp Service year
(NYSC) in Katsina State. There, he facilitated over 10 major projects with the MDGs (now SDGs) at the state and
national level. Odunayo Adebayo has also volunteered and managed projects for Organizations such as the
Department for International Development, Centre for Human Development, Community Information Project
amongst others. Read: I was born into a Pastor’s family but didn’t get a lot
of things right about the Bible He started a project called Love, Order, Value and
Empowerment Initiative (Love Initiative) in 2012 which was primarily designed to implement sustainable programs that will create opportunities for people living in poverty and despair. The initiative was born out of a desire to inspire hope and mitigate suffering and poverty. Over 2,500 women, youths and children have been beneficiaries of this project. The project also includes a special Empowerment Programme which is targeted at youths. Also, more than 120 orphans and disadvantaged persons have been mentored and trained on different vocations and ICT skills between 2014 and 2015 in partnership with the Lagos State Government.
Odunayo Adebayo is the last child of four and works at a Telecommunications Firm. He hosts an online worship meeting called Praise and Passion which is centered around helping people understand the core purpose of
praise and worship. He served as a worship leader at the RCCG, City of Refuge Parish, Lagos. He came to limelight in 2021 with his hit musical release titled, Zoe, featuring Pastor Emmanuel Iren of the Celebration Church International
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