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Diasporian News of Saturday, 19 November 2011

Source: 3gmediaonline.com/Youth Redeemers Inc

Intercultural Praise Night

Youth Redeemers Inc.of New York Presents Intercultural Praise
Night happening on Saturday; December 24th 2011 at Christ Pentecostal
Church located at 4262 Third Avenue (178th St), Bronx, NY 10457. Doors
Opens @ 6PM, Admission: $15.00 in Advance, $20.00 at the door.

The main artiste to perform is Pastor Uche Agu of "Double! double! My God
is­ good oh" fame. (The award winning African Best Praise Leader).
Supported by Pastor Bezaleel Korley and Jaxon Guity.

For information and tickets, contact: Joyce (917)-238-7990, Eric
(412)-294-3175, Albert (914)-433-1556.

For More info, please visit us @ www.youthredeemers.org,
www.rockmeafrica.com info@youthredeemers.org
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*Artiste Profile - Uche Agu
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Pastor Uche properly known as double! double is amongst the new breed of
worship leaders that God is raising in these last days to bring forth
revival, glory and power to the present generation through worship. Close
to his heart, does worship evangelism by fire and raising a generation of
God fear worshippers.

Born into a ministerial family about 32 years ago and having being
privileged by God to minister at prestigious gatherings like The Winners
Chapel Annual convention “Shiloh” and the Rhema convention he continues to
travel around Africa and other parts of the world bringing men and women to
the place of worship through engaging them in and intimate experience with
God. His ministry of singing has taken him to nations like Brazil, Islands
of Seychelles, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Swaziland, Botswana, Lesotho and
Nigeria where he hails from.

Recently he joined Joyous Celebration where he added his quota when he lead
the exuberant praise Double!double “ My God is good” which instantly became
a hit track and has affected praise and worship in thousands of churches
around Africa.

He has been privileged to share stages with the likes of Israel Houghton of
the new breed group, Chevelle Franklyn Jamaican born gospel singer, the
Veteran Lionel Petersen, Dr Panam Percy Paul, and Pastor Benjamin Dube. He
has also ministered before great speakers like, Bishop Eddie Long, Rev Alph
Lukau (CEO Adonai Broadcasting Network) Bishop David Oyedepo, Bishop
Kenneth Ulmer, Pastor Ray Macaulay, Dr Myles Munroe, Pastor Brian Houston
(Hillsong Australia), Pastor Mathew Ashimolowo (KICC London), Pastor Casey
Treat, Pastor Randy Morrison and many others.

Uche holds a Diploma in Theology with the World Harvest Theological College
and presently leads worship at Alleluia Ministries International
Johannesburg South Africa.

*AWARDS
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1. African Gospel Music Awards (London) - 2011

2. Crown Gospel Awards (South Africa) – 2010, 2011



*NOMINATIONS
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1. South African Music Awards - 2011

2. Black Entertainment Film Fashion Television and Arts Award (London) -
November 2011

LIFE WORK / EXPERIENCE

1992 – 1996 : Started the group Kingdom Kids at Bethel Seminary, group
boasted of about 30 kids Choir that travelled Eastern Nigeria and Made
appearances at TV stations, Radio Stations and Stadium performance.

1996 – 2000: Led worship at different Assemblies of God churches in
Nigeria, served as musician, Lead singer and choir director.

2001 – 2003: Served as Lead Singer and Music director at RCCG Headquarters
in Nairobi Kenya, Kisumu.

a. Entered Coca Cola Gbeba Yote competition with group and came out 2nd
Position.

b. Led worship at Winners Chapel during Bishop David Oyedepo Empowerment
Summit.


c. Released his maiden album titled Mighty God in Nairobi and Lagos.


d. Was part of the organizing team for Evangelist B.I. Agu visit to Kenya.

2003: Toured Southern African countries with a group of Missionaries from
Kenya and Caribbean.

2004: Led worship at the RCCG Headquarters and the Rosebank branch
respectively.

b. Released Every Tongue album with agent Ray Edward Walker of USA.

2005: Travelled to the Islands of Seychelles for church work and concerts,
Hosted by RCCG Seychelles.

2006: Studied at World Harvest Theology College

b. Travelled to Brazil on a missionary tour.

2007: Performed at Shiloh Canaan Land with Winners Chapel Choir
Johannesburg with over 100,000 people in attendance.

b. Ministered at Rhema annual convention titled “Be FREE”

2008: Led worship at several events in South Africa.

2009: Joined Joyous Celebration, toured South Africa, Swaziland, Botswana.

b. Released third album titled Double Double.

2011: Toured North America and ministered at

a. The Word Explosion hosted by Union Methodist Baptist Church, Wilmington,
North Carolina

b. Making of Champions hosted by House of Praise, Ontario, Canada


*About the Organizers
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Youth Redeemers Inc. is non-profit and a non denominational Christian Youth
Organization with the aim of redeeming, preventing youth violence, building
up, transforming minds and lives of Youth & Young Adult's in our world
today. Indeed we respond to the public’s call of restoring social morality
and to provide “enough attention, counseling and guidance” to the youth
today.