George O. Akhigbe is the parish pastor for The Redeemed Christian Church of God House of Glory. He is also the Zonal Coordinator for Maryland Zone 4 (MD-4) which is comprised of 13 parishes. He was born over 60 years ago in Nigeria, to christian parents — Alfred and Marian Akhigbe. He attended elementary and high schools in Lagos, Nigeria before going to the nation’s premier, University of Ibadan where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science (BSc.) in Agriculture and Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Food Biochemistry, in 1976 and 1978 respectively. He worked in Agricultural research for 20 years with a Nigerian Federal Government Institution before relocating with his family to the United States in September 1995.
He accepted the Lord as Savior on November 10, 1986. Before joining RCCG, He was ordained a minister in July 1996. Since joining RCCG he has progressed to being the Parish Pastor of House of Glory and the Zonal Coordinator of a Maryland Zone. His pastoral duty at the House of Glory, Baltimore started in July 2002. He is married to his beloved wife of over 25 years, and the union is blessed with four children.