Reverend Samuel PanakiReverend Samuel Sunday Panaki is the District Overseer of the Bassa District of Chapel of Freedom international Churches.

He hails from Kogi State, Nigeria and is a Bassa-Nge by tribe. He works with the Kogi State Civil Service and is currently a Deputy Director, Administration in the office of the Office of the Head of Service.

He attended the renowned University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria where he obtained a Barchelor’s Degree in Education and English and a Masters Degree in Industrial and Labour Relations.

He joined Chapel of Freedom in July, 1993 and has been very instrumental in pioneering the planting of  ten branches of the Ministry in Bassa and Ajaokuta Local Government Areas.

He’s been happily married to Catherine since 2002. They are blessed with three boys, Samuel (Jnr), Manasseh and Barnabas and they reside in Lokoja, Kogi State, Nigeria.