Pastor Anita Odegwa Ebhodaghe Oyakhilome was a pioneer member of the Christ Embassy Church, she was the Vice President of the Believer’s LoveWorld Inc. She was also the Pastor in charge of the church’s United Kingdom branches.
Anita met Pastor Oyakhilome as an undergraduate of English Language at Ambrose Alli University, formerly known as Edo State University, Ekpoma in Edo State. This was where she became a born-again Christian.
She was among those who started the ministry as a campus fellowship, known as Believer’s Love World Fellowship, BLW (now Believers’ LoveWorld Inc.) at Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma in Edo State where she studied English Language.
Anita was the Director of Christ Embassy International Office, handling the church in the United Kingdom and also oversees other church branches there and beyond.
She was a member of the Central Executive Council of the church; the Central Executive Council is the governing body-of the ministry. She was also a registered trustee of BLW in the UK and Nigeria.
The first daughter in a family of five, Anita is of dual citizenship, born of a Nigerian father, Mr. John U. Ebhodaghe, OFR, former MD/CEO of Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), and a Swiss mother.
She met Pastor Chris Oyakhilome at the University, who later became her husband.
They two eventually tied the knot on February 2nd 1991. The union was blessed with two kids- Sharon and Charlene. With the marriage, she became the Vice President of the Believer’s LoveWorld Inc., and second in command.
She was in charge of the church’s United Kingdom branches and other branches around the world. Pastor Anita was a member of the Central Executive Council of the church; the Central Executive Council is the governing body of the ministry.
She also helped with the church’s extremely popular daily devotional called Rhapsody of Realities. Apart from the devotional, the couple co-wrote a lot of Christian books.
The both however, got divorced in 2014.
Anita has written many Christian books with her former husband like, among which are: Don’t Pack Your Bags Yet, Confession For living, a Handbook For Successful Living, Unending Springs of Joy, and many more.
See Also: Pastor Anita Ebhodaghe Personal Website.