Biography Of Archbishop Sam Amaga

Dr. Sam Amaga
Dr. Sam Amaga

Archbishop (Dr.) Sam Amaga is the founder of Salem International Christian Centre (SICC), Abuja, Nigeria. He is also the presiding Archbishop of Foundation Faith Church Worldwide.

The life of Dr. Sam Amaga is full of great experiences; he got born again in 1972, got filled with the Holy Ghost and started to preach since January 1973. He has served in various streams of ministries since then.

His Grace, Archbishop Sam Amaga was born at Olowa in Kogi State. He obtained his 1st degree in Microbiology and also obtained a Counselor of Theology (C.Th). Dr. Sam Amaga received the call into fulltime ministry at a time he was hitting the limelight in the management of a leading Pharmaceutical company in Nigeria, West Africa, in July 1982.

Working for a Pharmaceutical company in Jos, the came to the office one morning like any other. Standing outside his office, he knew it was time to leave. He hadn’t discussed with his wife yet but she knew he had a call on his life and was afraid to do anything about it. He tendered his resignation and left the company. It was such a struggle for him but thank God it happened.

In response to the call upon his life, the Archbishop relocated his family to Makurdi where he began part time missionary work where he was running his business in Makurdi and preaching the word. The Archbishop and his wife Dr. Love Sam-Amaga have become gifts to the body of our Lord Jesus Christ. They have and are wholly committed to raising for the Lord an army of people Who are strong in Faith; Who are empowered by Wisdom; Who are intimate with the Holy Ghost and; Who are doing Exploits.

Born March 15, Dr. Sam has for almost 30 years in ministry brought the raw undiluted word to his generation and has taught principles from the scriptures which has reflected in his leadership and added to the posterity and integrity of the ministry.

See Also: Sam Amaga Foundation

Archbishop Sam-Amaga was honoured in 1992 with a Doctor of Theology from Evangel Christian University of America. In 1994, he and his wife were also honoured with Doctor of Divinity from the All Nations for Christ Bible Institute, Benin City, Nigeria. As a preacher and teacher of faith, they have become gifts to the body of Jesus Christ.

Apostolic Networking

Dr. Sam Amaga is the President of Salem Pastoral and Missions College (SPAMIC), an institute committed to the goal of raising men of excellence in life and ministry.

He is the International President of the International Covenant Ministerial Council (ICMC) presently focused on raising strong and effective leadership for a network of churches and ministries across the globe. There are presently over 1000 churches/ministries and ministers in this great network.

He is a member of the National Executive Council of Penticostal Fellowship Of Nigeria (PFN). A member of International Communion of Charismatic Churches (ICCC) in USA and other Countries.

He is one of the founding members of Trans Atlantic and Pacific Alliance of Churches (TAPAC) United Kingdom and Worldwide. He is also member of International Communion of Charismatic Churches (ICCC) USA and other countries.

Archbishop Sam Amaga is currently the National President of the Pentecostal Bishops’ Communion of Nigeria (PEBICON)

He is the chancellor and visioner of SALEM UNIVERSITY


Personal Life

Archbishop and Dr. (Mrs) Sam-Amaga are blessed with five wonderful and anointed children who are now major part of the ministry team. They are Pastor Covenant Sam-Amaga, Pastor Joyce Sam-Amaga, Pastor Isaiah Sam-Amaga Jnr, Rev. Ezekiella Sam-Amaga and Faith Sam-Amaga.

Dr. Love Sam-Amaga who is also a bishop, is a teacher of the word by calling. A role model wife, she is a true mirror of love and care. Her anointing and skills in counseling ministry has overwhelmingly impacted the marriage life of many dispensing healing to many broken hearts and restoration to broken hearts and restoration to broken homes.


  1. Iam pleased to read your biography and was highly impressed.Iam an uncle to NOMSO Esenwa.Please keep up with your divine qualities.and may God continue to add feathers of wisdom to your grace.

  2. Good morning Daddy. I am very delighted going through your biography. I thank God for His divine direction for me to be a member of your open heaven ministry today. Thank God I am now undergoing Salem Pastoral and Management College ( SPAMIC).

    You have visited me severally in my dream to impact the power of God into my life. My faith has grown to the next level. I have red your books; Men Touched by God, Amazing Act of God and NO neutrality Here.
    I see you physically in your books. Your books are life changing destiny.
    I appreciate what Rev. and Rev Mela O. Are doing in my life to make me grow. Daddy, please do remember me in your prayers because I entered a covenant with God to serve Him for the rest of my life. I need prayers for God to single me out for His grace to serve Him. Daddy I want to follow your parts of Grace because you are carrying undiluted word of God, and you do not compromise your faith in God. I am Bro. Adegede Daniel, Salem, Kagini, Abuja.

  3. Dear Archbishop and Dr. (Mrs) Sam-Amaga,
    I would like if you can revise my book concerning the administration of the church that I wish to send on email.
    Thank you in advance.
    Yours sincerely,

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