Courage Excel is a contemporary Gospel music minister born into the Omokhui’s family which hails from Esan south East Local Government area of Edo state, Nigeria. He is the last child of five children. Courage Excel attended both his primary and secondary school in Edo state. He studied in Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma and graduated 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry.
With both parents (Elder and PST(Mrs) Omokhui) being Christian, Courage Excel was brought up in the fear of the lord. He gave his life to Christ at the age of Eight (8).At the same age he preached to a congregation if 500 on a Sunday morning, at fourteen (14), he organized his first crusade were hundreds of people were saved and he was nicknamed ‘young Evangelist’.
During his teenage age, he became a leader in the teens ministry in his area (ikpoba hill zone Benin) called ‘Agape force ministry’ and also the teen’s president in his Church, and also became a youth/teens convention speaker.At nineteen (19), he was the youth coordinator and music director in his church. Presently, Courage Excel renders his service at Omega fire Ministry, under his spiritual parents Apostle prof and Rev Dr Lizzy Johnson Suleman. He is the music director of his church and also the Area/Esan regional music director in Edo state.
Courage Excel started singing at the age of eight(8) and he started writing song at ten(10),with his first song “the Bible”. He later joined the adult choir singing and playing the piano.Courage Excel organised his first music concert 2007 in Benin city that brought together hundreds of worshippers and top music ministers in Edo state. In January 10 2007, courage Excel had an 8hrs long encounter with the Lord, and the Lord told him “I have called you as a vessel in this end time to minister to the misery of men.Raise for me rapturable music ministers and an army of worshippers that will bring my people back to the theatre of worship, healing the broken hearted, ministering peace to the sick, causing an end time revival for the rapturing of the saints through divinely inspired music.
Courage Excel in September 28 2008 called together a group of friends who were singers and instrumentalists and he started teaching, training and imparting them for the task ahead. In 2010, the lord instructed him to go Ekpoma, Edo state for there were people there he had prepared for the work.while in ekpoma Courage Excel started a fellowship for music ministers called ‘The Revelation ministers (Trm)’. From 2008 till date, He has trained hundreds of ministers in Trm and also with them he records and performs his songs.
On a mission to raising rapturable music ministers, He organises ”Music Ministers Conference” Annually for all gospel arts in his state. The prolific song writer has performed along side several music ministers in Nigeria amongst whom are samsong Asu Ekiye, Buchi, Sammie Okposo, and Ibiso. In 2017, He was appointed by the National president of the fellowship of Gospel music ministers of Nigeria (FOGMMON), Asu Ekiye and samsong, as the Coordinator of the fellowship’s Esan zone in the Edo state Chapter. His Album (the Epistle) is set to be released this 2017 with hit
single “No Limit” still trending.
The Nigeria music industry should certainly look out for this fast rising star.
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