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Late Bimbo Odukoya’s Son Jimmy Eulogises Her

Jimmy Odukoya, others remember famous relationship coach and pastor,Bimbo Odukoya

Pearl Emmanuel

Budding actor and one of the lead pastors at Fountain of Life Church remembers his famous mother, pastor Bimbo Odukoya, who died in the 2005 Sosoliso airline crash.

Late Bimbo Odukoya’s Son Jimmy Eulogises Her

Pastor Bims as she was popularly called, was travelling from Abuja to Port Harcourt, when the plane crashed at the Port Harcourt airport. She survived the initial impact of the crash but died from her injuries.

Her death shook the faith of many Christians in Nigeria and abroad. Questioning why God would allow her die in her prime when she had so much more to offer to the world.

Pastor Bimbo was born on September 12,1960. After her education, she began her career at the National Theatre in Lagos and worked there for 7 years. She soon resigned to minister full-time and from 1987 to 1999, she served as the head of the counseling department at TREM under the direction of Bishop Mike Okonkwo.

According to her son Jimmy, pastor Bimbo would have been 59 years today, had she been alive.

He wrote:

“You carved your name on the hearts of many !! Your legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they tell about you !! The gift of your live keeps giving !! You would have been 59 today, but what you did and accomplished in your short time , some people never do in a lifetime !! To a LEGEND, to an ICON, to the VOICE OF A GENERATION, to my MOTHER, HAPPY BIRTHDAY 🎊🙌🏾🙌🏾. Love you !! Miss you every second of every day !! #legacy #icon #legend #proudson #happybirthdaymum #missyou #loveyou #mymother