For his outstanding contribution to the growth and advancement of Zion brand of music, talented musician Rabbi Godbless Motiola, popularly known as “Adunba” has been honoured with an award as ambassador of Ijaw Zion Music Worldwide.
He received the award at the 13th anniversary of the Cherubim and Seraphim church of mount Zion Ategun Olaa, Ondo State on the 6th of June 2022.
Bishop Balogun who is also known as the Great Gbangba Ode, Oba Alariya Worldwide is the president of ZYF, Principal school of theology Okonla Zion and founder and minster, C/S church of Zion, Fountain of Holy Spirit Okonla headquarters, Ilaje local government Area of Ondo State.
Presenting the award, his Holiness, Primate Prt Oluwafemi V, Sedara The Ajibade of urccz kofawe Igbokoda hq, land told the congregation that Godbless Motiola, alias Adunba has done so well in advancing the Ijaw Zion music worldwide and therefore deserved to be accorded with such recognition.
Reacting to the award, Adunba told The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide that the recognition was a surprise to him, saying that he had only gone to the anniversary to honour an invitation, not knowing an award was underway, he continued that he was invited to the church by Bishop Ikoba Prt Femiteriji Balogun, Great Gbangba Ode ,Oba Alariya w/w , President of zyf, Principal school of theology Okonla Zion Founder and the minster.
He stated that he has never met the God’s servant who gave him the award in person before, though he told him he has been following him on social media for over one year and 6 months, “the first invitation he gave me was to honour me with an award.” elated Balogun stated.
He revealed that he dedicated the award to “Almighty God for his supernatural grace “ upon his life and also to his mum who he described as his backbone and prayer warrior for her endless support and prayers.
He explained that his “mission is to eradicate ungodliness, atrocities and religious malpractice in our Zion society according to the holy scriptures in the book of Psalms chapter 24 vs 3-4 ‘Who shall ascend into the hill of the LORD? or who shall stand in his holy place?”
While appreciating his teeming fans across the globe for encouraging and believing in him he said “my fans I really appreciate them for their massive support and words of encouragement so far, I love you all. I am very happy as this is my second award”
In all, a total of twenty five persons were nominated for various awards at the anniversary.
It would be recalled that HRH Oba Dr. Okun Ajaluwa Akinbulejo Jp+ , the lion of Judah /field marshal, King of prophets W/w, Spiritual majesty of Okonla land is the General Overseer (G.O) of the Cherubim and Seraphim church of Mount Zion Ategun Olaa, Ondo State, Motiola further explained that the G. O was also present during the award presentation ceremony.