Progression adventure: Court endorses Evelyn Joshua to fill late T.B. Joshua’s space place in SCOAN Trustee
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has endorsed the arrangement of Mrs Evelyn Joshua as a trustee of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN).
TheNewsGuru.com, TNG accumulated that Justice Tijjani Ringim gave the endorsement on Thursday while administering on a request by some concerned individuals from the congregation, particularly Kola Kareem and Moji Oguntoyinbo, who petitioned for them and in the interest of the multitude of individuals from SCOAN.
In the appeal, they asked the court to name the widow of the organizer of the congregation as an individual from the trustees, in accordance with the constitution of the congregation which endorses at least three trustees for SCOAN.
The solicitors asserted that their request followed the unexpected end of the late General Overseer of SCOAN, affectionately called Prophet T. B. Joshua, who was additionally a congregation trustee.
They contended that the two enduring individuals from the Board of Trustees came up short on the legitimate ability to settle on choices important to push the congregation ahead, as the constitution accommodates at least three individuals on the Board of Trustees.
“In the conditions, it became basic for an extra trustee to be selected to fill the opportunity made by the inauspicious passing of the perished author,” they kept up with.
The individuals founded the suit against the Incorporated Trustees of SCOAN, the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), and Mrs Evelyn Joshua.
They were addressed in court by Emeka Ekweozor, while Ossazu Owie addressed the first and second respondents.
Another insight, O.N. Chukwu showed up for the CAC.
Every one of the respondents, through their legal advisors, educated the court that they were not against the appeal documented under Section 839 (6) (B) of the Companies and Allied issue Act (CAMA) 2020 (as Amended).
Without any complaints from the respondents, the court burned through no time in conceding the endorsement and the assumption is that the move will give further clearness on the authority progression in the congregation.
TNG reports that late Prophet T.B. Joshua kicked the bucket in June few days to his 58th birthday celebration. He was covered in the congregation premises in July, a month after his passing.