Pastor Stephen Emmanuel is one of the pastors in Chapel of freedom Int’l, Anyigba branch.

He hails from Oganenigu in Dekina Local Government Area, Kogi State.

He had his first encounter with the Lord Jesus Christ in 1989 at Mount Saint Gabriel secondary school, Makurdi.

He bagged his first degree in Microbiology from the University of Ilorin in 1999 and currently holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Microbiology from Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria. He is currently a lecturer with the Kogi State University Anyigba.

Pastor Stephen was ordained as a pastor on the 5th of April, 2008 by Bishop John Ibenu while he was in the Gadumo branch of the ministry.

He is married to Deaconess Grace Ojochide Emmanuel and they are blessed with two Children.