Pastor Godman Akinlabi


Godman Akinlabi is the lead pastor of The Elevation Church (TEC) Lagos where he has a God-given mandate to Make Greatness Common. TEC started under its leadership on the 10th of October 2010 and it has been growing steadily since. A seasoned and highly sought after speaker, trainer and consultant, he has taught and inspired people in conferences and churches around the world. He is particularly driven to speak about the role of the church in the development of the African continent.

Along with serving as a pastor for over 20 years, Godman is an ardent scholar and holds a bachelors degree in Mining Engineering (FUTA), a masters degrees in International Law and Diplomacy (UNILAG) and an MBA from Manchester Business School. Some of his critically acclaimed books include Sexuality: Get a Grip (Singles), Sexuality Get a Grip (Couples) and the 7 Commandments of Foolishness.

Godman is happily married to Bolarinwa, a banker and a minister of the gospel and together with their two beautiful daughters; they make their home in Lagos, Nigeria.