Top 10 Richest Pastors In Kenya 2022
Wealth and riches are in his house, and his righteousness endures forever. Psalm 112:3.
This verse from the bible is manifested in the seminarians in the list below. They have built empires comparable to dynasties previously only enjoyed by the political elite in the country. These preachers are in the same level as billionaire businessmen.
Who are spiritual leaders and what are their net worth? In this article we will get to know the top ten richest pastors in Kenya.
Without any further ado, here are the top wealthiest men of God in the country of Kenya today.
Richest Pastors In Kenya:
1. Bishop Allan Kiuna & Reverend Kathy Kiuna. Net worth: 4.5 billion.
Bishop Allan and Rev. Kathy Kiuna are the founders of Jubilee Christian Church popularly known as JCC are the richest pastors in Kenya .the church boasts of about 15 local church branches and another five branches in Atlanta, Johannesburg, Dallas and London. They are considered a power couple to their followers and on occasions where they hold couple meetings they attract lots of couples who pay a lot of money as reservation fees for these events. This couple live in multimillion mansion in Runda and have their kids attend the best schools money has to offer.
2. Prophet Dr. David Edward Owuor. Net worth: 3.3 billion.
Prophet Dr. Owuor is one of the most followed prophets in Kenya and has a considerable following all over the world. “The mighty prophet of the lord” as popularly referred to as by his followers is the founder of the Ministry of Repentance and Holiness. Although the prophet has various branches of his alters scattered on almost every part of the Country, he does not take offerings from his congregants and gets his Wealth from donations made from well-wishers all over the world to support his ministry.
3. Brother Kamlesh Pattni. Net worth: 3.0 billion.
Paul Kamlesh Pattni (known to fellow brethren as Brother Paul) is a Kenyan businessman cum pastor. He was first popular in Kenya after having been involved in the 1990s Goldenberg Scandal and the Grand Regency saga. In 2013 he was acquitted and was later baptized by Bishop Margaret Wanjiru taking the name Paul. Later on he started his own ministry, The Hope International.
4. Bishop Margaret Wanjiru. Net worth: 2.1 billion.
The former Starehe Member of Parliament and the founder of Jesus is Alive Ministries falls in at number four in this list. She was among the first televangelists in Kenya and has been known to us for the longest time. We had the chance to have a glimpse of her worth when she planned to construct the famous twin towers worth upwards of a billion shillings in Nairobi’s CBD.
5. Pastor Pius Muiru. Net worth: 1.8 billion.
Pastor Pius Muiru who once vied to be Kenya’s fourth president in 2007 is the lead pastor and founder of Maximum Miracle Centre Church. The church has had a huge following over the years being among the first ministries to venture into televangelism and has now opened a TV station, Nuru Tv. He is believed to have an estimated net worth of around 1.8 to 2 billion Kenya Shillings.
6. Pastor Thomas Wahome. Net worth: 1.6 billion.
Controversial preacher Thomas Wahome is the founder of the Helicopter of Christ Ministries. He is Controversial for a number of reasons ranging from staging of miracles and extorting his followers. He is most famous for claiming to have the register to those in the book of life and at a fee of 1000 bob could tell one if they were present. It’s no wonder he makes it in this list as one of the wealthiest pastors with vehicles worth millions among them the Mercedes G-Wagon only owned by a few people among them President Uhuru Kenyatta.
7. Preacher Victor Kanyari. Net worth: 1.1 billion.
Prophet Victor Kanyari, a self-proclaimed and controversial preacher now under a different name makes the list. He was famous from his phrase of “panda mbegu ya 310” and the expose’ that followed prompting him to rebrand now as Bishop Mwangi. The pastor owns a multimillion home along Kangundo Road and also boasts of a fleet of high end vehicles worth millions.
8. Reverend Teresia Wairimu. Net worth: 900 million.
Reverend Teresia Wairimu is the lead pastor and founder of the multimillion Sanctuary, Faith Evangelistic Ministries Family Church (FEM) one of the biggest churches in Kenya. It is located at the heart of Karen Shopping centre and attracts thousands of congregants from the posh estates of Karen. The church has patners all over the world and offices in the UK, USA, Germany and the UAE and had the famous Reinhard Bonke and President Uhuru Kenyatta as guests during its inauguration.
9. Bishop Mark Kariuki. Net worth: 750 million.
Bishop Mark Kariuki is the senior pastor at the LCCI-House of Bread Deliverance Church. He is the General Oversee of Deliverance Churches in Kenya and also the Chairman of EAK (The Evangelical Alliance of Kenya). We first knew of him on KBC as he was among the first televangelists in Kenya. The preacher is estimated to be worth the upwards of 750 million shillings.
10. James Ng’ang’a. Net worth: 300 million.
The “Commander” closes our list at number 10 with an estimated net worth of 300 million shillings. The controversial man of God is loaded heavily and is never shy of talking about his riches. He is the founder of Neno Evangelism Centre located on the junction of Haile Selassie Avenue and Uhuru Highway. Maina has a beautiful home in Karen and cruises in top of the range vehicles like the Range rover and BMW.
There you have it, these are the wealthiest pastors in Kenya.