His Eminence, Most Reverend Oliver Abah (JP) has emerged as the new Prelate elect of the Methodist Church Nigeria.
He emerged as the new leader of the Methodist Church in Nigeria after a keenly contested election on Sunday, 14th August, 2022.
He polled a total of 90 votes to defeat his closest contender, Most Reverend Akindeko of Ogun Arch Diocese who got 87 votes.
The Prelate elect is an alumnus of the Immanuel College of Theology. He is a former lecturer of Methodist Theological Institute, Sagamu, and former Rector, of Methodist Theological Institute Zonkwa.
He hails from Otukpa in Ogbadibo Local Government Area of Benue State.
Most Reverend Oliver Abah has held various positions in the Methodist Church including Bishop of Apa Diocese, and Bishop of Enone Diocese.
Until his election, he was the Archbishop of Benue Arch Diocese.