Born and raised in Nigeria, West Africa, Bishop Wale Ajayi is an internationally known and sought after speaker of the word of God. He has spoken to diverse organizations and audiences both within and outside Nigeria; like the Nigerian Christian Corpers in Association in West Africa and the Louisiana State basketball team in Louisiana, U.S.A. He has also ministered in the West African Faith Believers Convention (WAFBEC) and the Christian Pentecostal Mission (CPM) Conference. Although Bishop Ajayi holds a degree in Bio-Chemistry and a Masters degree in Business Administration, he always knew he wanted to be a pastor and he has served as a pastor for over 20 years, personally pioneering 3 churches across Nigeria and overseeing more than 30 churches. He was greatly influenced from the young age of seven by the life and ministry of the Late Archbishop Benson Idahosa, founder of Church of God Mission International (C.G.M.I.). He is one of C.G.M.I's youngest ever Bishops, and he currently serves as the Senior Pastor of a flagship branch, The Historic "Miracle Centre" in Benin City, Nigeria; which currently has over one thousand five hundred members in her four weekend services. At The Historic Miracle Centre, Bishop Wale Ajayi frequently leads the church on a soul winning campaigns where the gospel is preached on the streets by all members of the church. There have been several thousands of conversions to the faith recorded and over 150,000 tracts are printed yearly for this purpose. He also hosts regional gospel crusades tagged "Jesus is Mighty to Save" where the gospel of the love of God in Christ is taught, the miraculous power of God is manifested, several people receive Jesus and are healed and blessed by God’s mighty power. Bishop Wale Ajayi has also continued the gospel teaching program called the "School of Wisdom"; a legacy of Archbishop Benson Idahosa. He currently hosts a weekly television and radio programme titled "The Christ Life", through which millions are reached with the glorious message of the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ. He is a strong voice in the preaching of the grace of God and his ministry is followed by abundant testimonies of changed lives, miraculous healings and manifestations of the power of God. A very dynamic teacher and administrator, Bishop Ajayi is the Deputy Director of Administration of Church of God Mission International and he teaches at the All Nations for Christ Bible Institute (ANFCBII) as well as the Special Vocation Bible School (S.V.B.S.), both outreach arms of Church of God Mission International in Benin City, Nigeria. He also serves as a spiritual covering to many pastors and general overseers and as patron to many Christian organizations such as the Nigerian Christian Corpers Fellowship, Baptist Students Fellowship amongst others. He is the pioneer Pastor of C.G.M.I.'s Christian Fellowship International (C.F.I.) University of Lagos chapter, the former Asst. National Executive Officer of C.F.I. (1999 - 2002), and former Asst. National Director, the Christian Youth Fellowship of C.G.M.I. He is the author of two best selling books - "The Manner of the Kingdom" and "Four Dimensions of the Cross". Bishop Wale Ajayi is blessed with a beautiful wife Rev. Mrs. Freda Ajayi and together, they have two precious children, Abigail and Andrew.