Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Chioma Jesus real/full name is Evangelist Amaka
Okwuoha. She is a female gospel artiste who hails from Imo State. Amaka came to limelight with a song “Chioma Jesus” in 2003 and since then, her name rings a
bell in the gospel music world.
With a passion to win more souls for
Christ, her heart cry is to see gospel artistes becoming what God has
called them to be.
Chioma Jesus is best know for using igbo language to write and sing her songs but her first ever song was written in Yeruba language.
Life and background
She is married to Evangelist Callistus Okwuoha, also a pastor and
together they are blessed with 3 children. She started the Inheritance of Mercy Foundation in Port Harcourt, Rivers state.
is one of the true ambassadors of proper Nigerian gospel music. Her
music and lyrics are not only well known in this country but in many
African states as well.
Lagos but the absence of wealth didn’t deter her from developing her
talent. At the age of 9, she was already singing in her local church
choir. Her Pastor encouraged her to develop her talent and helped in
enrolling her in the College of Music.
The first song released by this music
legend was written in Yoruba although she had been learning English
which would increase her opportunities. She came into prominence after
being nominated for a category in the Delta Yadah Award in 2010. She did
not win then, but she did win both in 2011 and 2012. Delta Yadah is an
annual concert which takes place in Asaba, Delta State. It features
seasoned, anointed and professional gospel music ministers who are
proudly some of Nigeria’s finest.
in 2011 which made it to the top of the Nigerian gospel charts. Amaka
has collaborated with other Gospel Artistes like Samsong and several
others. Chioma Jesus is scheduled to release her debut album soon.
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references: House on the rock