The Visitor

Pastor Samuel O. Oladele

The Visitor, Christ Apostolic Church Theological Seminary, Ile Ife

Pastor S. O. Oladele attended CAC Primary School, Alagbagba and at a very tender age of 14 entered into the ministry by training locally under the late Pastors J. B.  Akande and J. O. Ogundiran respectively.  He went to the CAC Bible Training College in Akure and graduated in 1974, having trained under late Mrs. O. O. A. Pearce and Pastor M. O. Faloye.  Upon the completion of his studies, he was retained on the staff list of the CAC Bible Training College where he worked as a tutor until 1977 when he left Nigeria for the United Kingdom where he attended The International Bible Training Institute in Burgess-Hill, West Sussex.

He returned to Nigeria in 1980 to join CAC Theological Seminary as a tutor until 1983 when he left for the United States of America.



In the USA, he trained further in the following schools:

  • Berean Bible College, San-Diego, California.
  • St. Louis Christian College, Florissant, Missouri.
  • International Bible Institute and Seminary in Plymouth, Florida where he obtained a Master’s Degree in Theology.
  • Haggai Institute for Advanced Leadership Training in Singapore.

He worked as an Assembly Pastor at:

  • CAC  Oke-Imole, Ijeshatedo under Itire DCC, Lagos.
  • CAC Agbokojo in Ibadan.

He was promoted as a District Superintendent in November 1991 and served in that capacity at:

  • CAC Sanngo District, Ibadan.
  • CAC Oke-Igbala District, Efon-Alaaye.
  • CAC Eleta District in Ibadan.

He was promoted an Assistant General Superintendent in 1996 and became a Chairman in 2002.  He was posted to CAC Oke-Ado DCC as Chairman in January 2004 where he remained till his promotion to the position of the General Superintendent CAC Nigeria and Overseas in 2014. Pastor Oladele was appointed as the President of CAC, Nigeria and Overseas on Thursday October 15, 2020 and resumed officially on January 1st, 2021. He is married to Mrs. Susanna Kehinde Oladele (Nee Olawade) and blessed with four sons.