Minister Dunsin Oyekan Biography: Age, Wife, Children & Net Worth

Minister Dunsin Oyekan – Gospel Artist

Stage Name: Minister Dunsin Oyekan
Real Name: Dunsin Oyekan
Occupation: Gospel Artist 
Date Of Birth/Age: 5th November, 1984 (39 years old)
Place of Birth: Ilorin, Kwara State
Gender: Male
Nationality: Nigerian
Marital Status: Late. Adedoyin Oyekan (Wife)
Education: University of Ilorin, Kwara State
Known for: Imole De

Minister Dunsin Oyekan, known as The Eagle, is a prominent figure in the realm of Gospel music and worship. Born on November 5, 1984, in Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, he is not only a Worshiper and Guitarist but also a Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Pastor, and the Convener of the Code Red Worship Experience. With a repertoire of over 50 powerful and inspiring songs, Dunsin Oyekan has left an indelible mark on the landscape of contemporary Gospel music.

Early Life and Family

Dunsin Oyekan, the only son of his parents, was deeply influenced by his father, Pastor Gbadebo Oyekan, a pioneer of the Pentecostal movement in Nigeria. Pastor Gbadebo Oyekan, also the leader of the “Spiritual Singers” music group in Ilorin, instilled in Dunsin a passion for worship and a love for playing musical instruments. Despite desiring for Dunsin to study Music at the university, this aspiration did not materialize.

Music Career

Dunsin Oyekan’s musical journey began at the tender age of 10 when he started playing the guitar. His early exposure to Gospel music, attending concerts and Christian events with his father, laid the foundation for his future in worship. His father even prophetically foresaw a remarkable destiny, envisioning the dead coming back to life through Dunsin’s ministry.

Educational Background

Dunsin Oyekan attended Airforce Nursery and Primary School, Ilorin, and continued his education at the Federal Government College (FGC), Ilorin. He later graduated from Baptist Model High School, Ilorin. Subsequently, he pursued a degree in Industrial Chemistry at the University of Ilorin, Kwara State.

Spiritual Fatherhood and Ministry

Dunsin Oyekan has acknowledged Dr. Pastor Paul Idoko Enenche, the Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Worldwide, as his spiritual father. Over the years, he has shared platforms with Dr. Paul Enenche, contributing to the worship experience in various events.

Code Red Worship Experience and Ministry Platforms

Dunsin Oyekan has established several platforms to propagate the Gospel through worship. Notable among these is the Code Red Worship Experience, a bi-annual prophetic worship event. Additionally, he organizes events like Healing Room Worship, the Victory Tour, and the Outpouring, contributing to the spiritual enrichment of believers.

Minister Dunsin Oyekan Biography
Minister Dunsin Oyekan And Pastor E. A. Adeboye

Musical Discography

Dunsin Oyekan has released three albums to date: “Code Red” (2016), “Kingdom Now” (2019), and “The Gospel of the Kingdom.” His discography includes over thirty songs, with notable tracks like “Na You,” featuring American gospel singer Kim Burrell. His songs have a unique ability to usher believers into an atmosphere of worship and intimacy with God.

Influence and Recognition

Dunsin Oyekan has ministered alongside renowned musicians like Tasha Cobbs, Kurt Carr, Don Moen, Byron Cage, Tye Tribbett, William Murphy, Kim Burrell, Sinach, and others. In 2020, Ynaija recognized him as one of the 100 Most Influential People in Christian Ministry in Nigeria. His song “Imole De” received a nomination for Song of Excellence at the Africa Gospel Music and Media Awards (AGMMA) in 2019.

Wife & Kids

Dunsin Oyekan got married to his university classmate, Adedoyin, on February 2, 2013. Their union was blessed with two children. Unfortunately, Dunsin faced the heart-wrenching loss of his wife, Adedoyin, on May 18, 2019. Despite this profound tragedy, Dunsin Oyekan remains resilient, trusting in God for a brighter future.

Net Worth

He is currently worth $800,000. You can connect with him on platforms like Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube.