President of Gospel Baptist Conference of Nigeria Archbishop Magnus Atilade is dead.
The Christian community was yesterday thrown into mourning following the death of the president of Gospel Baptist Conference of Nigeria, Archbishop Magnus Atilade. He was aged 76.
Atilade, who is also chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), South-West region, died in the early hours of yesterday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH).
It was gathered that the deceased had been battling an undisclosed ailment for over a month. According to a source, Atilade, who was also a former chairman of CAN in Lagos State, breathed his last yesterday.