Dr D.K Olukoya Biography, Age, Wife, Ministry, Son, Net Worth, Wiki
who is dr DK Olukoya?
dr DK Olukoya, whose full name is Dr. Daniel Kolawole Olukoya is a Nigerian minister, author, renowned scholar and founder of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, commonly known as MFM. He is also the husband of Pst. (wife) Shade Olukoya and the father of Elijah Toluwani Olukoya.
In this article, I am going to give you the Biography, Age, Net worth, Family, Ministry and other facts of Dr. DK Olukoya, but before we proceed, let’s take a quick look at his profile summary below.
|Full name||Daniel Kolawole Olukoya|
|Age||65 years old|
|Date of birth||July 14, 1957|
|Place of birth||Akure, Ondo|
|profession||clergyman, author, scientist|
Deceased March 31, 1994
Deceased March 31, 2019
|Son||Elijah Toluwani Olukoya|
|Height||5 feet tall|
|weight||N / A|
|net worth||600 million dollars approx|
biography of dr DK Olukoya
dr Daniel Kolawole Olukoya was born on July 15, 1957 in Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria to his father, Mr. Olukoya (a policeman) and his mother, Ms. Olukoya (a trader). As of 2022, he is 65 years old and celebrates his birthday on July 15 every year.
dr DK Olukoya attended CAC Primary School in Akure, Ondo State before moving with his parents to Lagos State where he was now enrolled at St. Jude Primary School, Ebute Metta, Lagos State.
After completing his primary education, he attended Methodist Boys’ High School (MBHS), Broad Street, Lagos. In 1976 he was admitted to study microbiology at the University of Lagos (UniLag).
During his academic years, Dr. DK Olukoya was recognized as a very bright student who graduated top of his class in his high school years and was also the first to graduate with a first class degree in Microbiology from the University of Lagos.
After graduating from university, he received a scholarship to study for a Doctorate in Philosophy (PhD) in Molecular Genetics at the University of Reading, UK. He was able to do this within 3 years of study.
Family background, wife & son
The father of Dr. DK Olukoya was a police officer and pastor of Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) while his mother (Janet Olukoya) was a businesswoman. His father died on March 31, 1994, while his mother died on the exact same day his father died (i.e. March 31, 2019).
dr DK Olukoya is happily married to his wife Pastor Mrs. Shade Olukoya. His wife shares his birthday as she was born on July 15, 1967 in Lagos State (Mrs. Shade is currently 55 years old). They married in 1986 and are blessed with a son Elijah Toluwani Olukoya.
Ministry – Mount of Fire and Ministry of Miracles (MFM)
dr DK Olukoya is the Founder and General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries worldwide. It was founded in 1989 at a prayer meeting in his living room in Yaba, Lagos State, Nigeria.
After purchasing a large piece of land near Lagos University, the church was moved there and had its first service on April 24, 1994.
dr DK Olukoya is also an author. Over the years he has made so many publications that have made a great contribution to society. Below is a listing of some of his publications.
- Prayers for Destruction of Sickness and Infirmity.
- Command the morning.
- possession of the tongue of fire.
- Biblical Principles of Dream Interpretation.
- 101 weapons of spiritual warfare.
- securing your home.
- Your marriage and your ancestors.
- How to Find the Presence of God.
- Liberation from triangular powers.
dr DK Olukoya is one of the richest pastors in Nigeria. He has an estimated net worth of approximately $600 million.