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BIOGRAPHY OF ATOMODE JIDE BENJAMIN LORD BISHOP (Net Worth, Career, Family)

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Atomode Jide Benjamin was born in Kabba, Kogi State, Nigeria on 26th March in the Mid 80s. He hails from Odo-Akete in Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State however, he grew up in Kaduna State where he spent over 23 years of his life.

EDUCATIONAL

  • He attended Okoro Gbede High Secondary School in Ijumu LGA before proceeding to Government College Kaduna where he obtained his SSCE
  • He thereafter obtained a National Diploma in Accountancy from Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja.
  • Afterwards, he went ahead to obtain a Higher National Diploma in Accountancy, from the same institution.
  • After obtaining his HND, he graduated with a Bsc Economics from the renowned Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Osun State
  • After which he obtained a PGD in Management from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho
  • And an MBA in Financial Management,

MUSICAL CAREER

Atomode Jide Benjamin in the music world is called LORD BISHOP, a name known all over Nigeria and across the boundaries of this country.  Lord Bishop started his musical career in 2012 when he released his debut album titled “My Testimony” with hit tracks like IT IS YOU, MY CASE IS DIFFERENT, ILE TI MO, Powerful God by Lord Bishop and so many others.

Back in 2008, he became the Co-organizer of the Largest Musical Concert in North Central Nigeria tagged “CHRISTMAS PRAISE JAMZ” where young people gather to worship God. Christmas Praise Jamz is a blessing to so many. Aside from spiritual connectivity to God, over 4 Students have had University scholarships paid for to graduation. Several families have been blessed with TV Sets, Dstv Decoders, Bags of Rice, Phones, Washing Machines, and N100,000 cash and above.

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He is the organizer of the famed annual praise concert tagged; SACRIFICE OF PRAISE; a 100% praise service where tons of people gather together in an atmosphere of love and genuine appreciation to praise God with one voice.

In 2015, he released his 2nd album titled “IT IS YOUR GRACE” with hit tracks like BY GRACE Featuring Samsong, Chris Morgan and Captain Philip Ojonugwu, amongst many other hit songs.

Aside music, Benjamin Atomode has given himself to a life of selflessness and philanthropy at its peak and this is evidenced in the many lives he has touched through the years. Beyond a routine, he sees giving as a life style and is apt at it. From giving school scholarships, helping widows, contributing to churches, to giving to orphans and empowering the less privileged, Benjamin Atomode is addicted to the cause of humanity and does not relent in giving. He is dedicated to the gospel so much so that he does not accept monetary gifts for ministrations and gives no monetary charge before accepting an invitation to minister; he has a kingdom-oriented persona.

Lord Bishop has traveled wide across this country and beyond spreading the gospel via music and helping thousands of people. He has featured and sang alongside great artists like Chris Morgan, Segun Adelumola, Samsong, Solomon Lange, Asu Ekiye, Jonas Danielson, Elijah Oyelade, Prosper Ochimana, Mercy Chinwo, Eben, David G, Tope Alabi, Dr Panam Percy Paul, Mike Abdul, Psalm Ebube, Patricia Kings and several others.

His Musical Awards include but:

  • Future Music Legend of Kogi State award 2012
  • Best Praise and Worship Leader award 2018
  • Youth Icon of Peace and Philanthropist Award 2018
  • Informed Youth of the Year award 2018
  • Best Gospel Artist of the Year, Northern Nigeria 2017
  • Philanthropic and Giver of Hope award 2019
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PROFESSIONAL CAREER

  • He started his professional career in 2007 as a Bulk Teller with Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) where he spent only 2 weeks before proceeding to United Bank for Africa (UBA) same year.
  • In United Bank for Africa, He worked as a Bulk Teller, Cash Officer, Cash Teller, Funds Transfer Officer and Relationship Officer before his resignation in 2014.
  • Atomode Jide Benjamin later Join Mutual Trust Micro Finance Bank in Abuja, FCT, where he worked as the Head of Consumer Banking and Payroll.
  • In 2016, He was appointed by The Executive Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello as a Board Member, Interim Management Board of Kogi Savings and Loans Ltd, a State Owned Mortgage Bank. Upon resumption, he was made Director in charge of Credit and Mortgages, Debt Recovery, Human Resources and Admin and Finally Business Development before his resignation in December, 2018.
  • He was the Technical Assistant to the Executive Chairman of Kogi State Internal Revenue Service, Lokoja, Kogi State.

Political Career

He is currently the Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Executive Governor of Kogi State on Government House Chapel Administration.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Benjamin Atomode is a qualified Chartered Cost and Management Accountant  as a member of the  Chartered Institute of Cost and Management Accountants (CICMA)
  • He is a Certified National Accountant as a member of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN).
  • He is also a Chartered Tax Practitioner as a member of the Chartered Institute of taxation of Nigeria

His mantras include:

  • Useless without Grace (GOD)
  • No Devil Can Stop Us
  • Nothing Special about me aside the Mercies of God
  • and Privileged boy by Grace.
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Family

He is Gracefully Married to Shola Rachael Atomode and blessed with two boys Asher and Isaac Atomode.

Net Worth

Benjamin Jide Atomode is Worth over

 

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