Sir Shina Peters, the popular Juju musician known for hits such as “Afrojuju” and “Ijo shina”, has been ordained as a bishop.
Peters was ordained at a ceremony in a Cherubim and Seraphim Church in the Iju area of Lagos on Saturday.
The 62-year-old musician took to his Instagram account where he posted a video of him collecting his certificate of consecration. In the caption section of the video, SSP, wrote, “Bishop with the swagger. God above all.” https://www.instagram.com/p/CKtbHd3nezk/embed/captioned/?cr=1&v=13&wp=540&rd=https%3A%2F%2Fguardian.ng&rp=%2Flife%2Fveteran-juju-musician-sir-shina-peters-ordained-as-bishop%2F#%7B%22ci%22%3A0%2C%22os%22%3A16029.549999999972%2C%22ls%22%3A12938.475000000153%2C%22le%22%3A15231.250000000045%7D
On another post on his Facebook account, the singer wrote, “To God be the glory. I will serve my god till the end.”
Ovation International magazine publisher Dele Momodu wrote, “‘Congratulations Bishop Isaac Oluwashina Akanbi Peters. Ore mi pataki pataki. A ti ko esu ati gbogbo ise buruku owo re sile (My very very dear friend. We have rejected the devil and all his evil works)”.
The singer’s most recent music was a collaboration with Teni on her hit, ‘Jo’, released in December 2020.