Bishop Bolanle Margaret Odeleke was born on the 19th of June, 1950 to the family of Aboderin. She had her primary and secondary education before going into business. She got married to late Gen. Lasun James Odeleke and the Lord blessed them with children and grand children.
Bishop Odeleke, is a mother, a mentor, an inspirational singer, she have some wonderful music album to God’s glory, a writer, teacher and has continued to be an inspiration to so many people across the world. A mentor, adviser and mother, to many priests, pastors and Kingdom workers, both male and female, Bishop Odeleke has birthed many ministries and churches in her over 40 years active service in the Lord’s vineyard
In 1974, Bishop received the call to go full time into Evangelical Ministry. She thereupon started her missionary activities using the name “Lady Evangelist Odeleke and her Crusade Team”. In the 8th year of her service in the Lord’s vineyard.
Entering Lagos from the Northern Nigeria; Lady Evan. Bola Odeleke, and her team had a famous daily morning and evening 3yrs crusade at CAC Yaba with great signs and wonders happening on a daily basis.
God Almighty through her founded the C.A.C Agbala Agbara Olorun Kiibati. Lady Evan. Bola Odeleke received an instruction from the Lord to start POWER PENTECOSTAL CHURCH (PPC) on 21st of July 1993.
In the year 1995 Rev. Dr. Bola Odeleke was consecrated the Bishop of international Ministerial Council of Great Britain (IMCGB) and PPC worldwide, by Late Arch. Bishop Douglas. By this consecration she became the first constitution female Bishop of IMCGB. Her consecration was gazette in the U.K. gazette.https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/53981/page/4005 By her consecration she became the first constitutional female Bishop in Africa.
- Bishop Bolanle Odeleke is the President of Christ Message Ministry and Power Pentecostal church with 13 branches in Nigeria, UK, and an office in USA.
- She is the Provost of Christ Message Ministry International University affiliated to Lagos State University (LASU).
- She has a deep passion for Women empowerment; God gave her a vision and she founded a women forum named LADIES CHRISTAIN FELLOWSHIP INTERNATIONAL (LACFI) and also WOMEN OF WORTH INTERNATIONAL (WOW) to celebrate women and educate young Ladies. She also established an institute to train women for leadership and success for home front; the institute is named WOMEN INSTITUTE FOR SUCCESS EDUCATION(WISE)
- A constituent member of international council of Christian churches.
- Matron of the institute of Christian theologians of Nigerian.
- Peace Ambassador Award by camping for peace international.
- She also has Certificate of Ordination, License and Recognition from:
- Ministry of Gospel of Jesus (LOS ANGELES U.S.A)
- All Faith Chapel (U.S.A)
- All Faith Chapel Gospel Mission International (Nigeria)
- AEGA Ministries, USA.
- Faith Bible College and Seminary. Otta, Nigeria.
- She is licensed by International Ministerial council of Great Britain to consecrate Bishops and conferred doctorate degree.
Also she is one of the Directors of Lucky Fiber Nig. Plc.