The only person that was consecrated Archbishop was Benson Idahosa. And that happened because of court injunction that he should not be consecrated a bishop. He was given an interlocutory injunction. When he was to be made a bishop some members of the church rose up against him and went to the court. They brought an injunction that he should not be made bishop. But the announcement on radio and television continued.
So on the day of the event, the people who were to consecrate him bishop consecrated him Archbishop and the news went round that Idahosa would spend his yuletide in jail for contempt of court. And he was charged to court and the judge said to him that he had run foul of the court order but he pleaded not guilty and explained that he was not c…
[14:24, 5/20/2021] GSWMI: During the man of God time on earth, he ministered in over 130 countries without being invited, he used to travel with his personal money in order to minister in the countries. Majority of his ministration in the foreign countries were not invitational and he always minister with the power of the holy spirit. Archbishop Benson Idahosa worked in miracles with signs and wonders of healing, boldness and prosperity. His work is still blessing our generation till now.
One of the last miracles that occurred in Benin City before Archbishop Benson Idahosa left the world was when he came to the building site of Benson ldahosa University, he had journeyed for many weeks and upon his arrival, he was informed that the building materials had finished and he commanded the materials to increase and it was like that.
Archbishop Benson Idahosa’s story will make you think maybe it an exaggeration. A boy fell from 3 story building and smashed his skull on the concrete floor, he got a fracture in the skull, his brain was pouring out and the people around called Archbishop Benson Idahosa, the archbishop gathered the skull and began to pray in tongues and the skull got fixed together. The boy didn’t visit the hospital again.
The previledges enjoyed by today’s Nigerian pastors, the foundation was laid by Archbishop Benson Idahosa. He was the first to start preaching on television and radio stations, a method that has been adopted by the present generation of pastors in Nigeira.