Powerful music Minstrel Funke Bada shared the message of the restored gospel of salvation with those who would listen On her song she said that the Atonement of Jesus Christ is the central and most significant act of all human history. The Atonement of our Savior unconditionally overcomes temporal death and provides all people with the gift of resurrection and immortality. In addition, the Atonement of Jesus Christ overcomes spiritual death by redeeming us from our sins and making possible our exaltation if we repent and keep the commandments.
The Music Minister who was born in Lagos Nigeria by Pastor & Deaconess Bakare, Funke preaches about the freedom in God in this song titled Ominira (Freedom) “True and total freedom can only come from Jesus. For we know that our redeemer liveth, Funke Bada is a passionate minstrel, worshipper and lover of God, blessing the lives of many who can give up everything in setting an amazing atmosphere of worship leading God ‘s people so powerfully. She believes that worship is indeed a visa to enter into the throne of grace of God ( Hebrews 4:16); and nothing is as beautiful as sharing this with people as our lives get transformed through the lifting up of the name of Jesus from glory to glory in worship!
Her drive as a Gospel artist and song writer is that you cannot under-quantify the mighty works and wonders of God as he changes and renews us day by day; through the magical power of worship and walk with him.
Funke bada was born in Lagos Nigeria. She was born by Pastor&Deaconess Bakare. She is the 3rd born of 5 siblings who are all professionals and music ministers. She started her music career from her early age in Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) as the hymn leader, Proceeded to Living Faith Church (aka Winners Chapel), ile-ife where she spent 7 years in the choir and then to The Redeemed Christian Church Of God after Marriage.
She attended, Anglican girls seminary school Lagos State, Bereton College Port Harcourt and then Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife where she studied Dentistry.
She’s married to Barrister Wole Jimi-Bada, who is a seasoned Legal Practitioner that have handled different high-profile cases in Nigeria. They are blessed with three glorious children (two sons and a daughter).
Funke Bada(aka l’aye mi) has led the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Mass Choir in many songs. God has inspired her to compose some of the theme songs for Redeemed Special Holy Ghost Services, Annual Conventions, Holy Ghost Congresses and Fire for Fire program of RCCG, Lagos Province 19, Ogudu Lagos holding every third Saturday of the month.
To the glory of God, she was the best female vocalist at the Annual ENLARGE Choir Competition organized by RCCG Region 11 for 2018 and 2019 consecutively.
She is a Doctor (Dental Practitioner), a Sunday school teacher, a Choir Coordinator, song Composer, Song Writer, Praise and Worship Leader and a consummated singer whose stage performance captivates her audience. She is the leader of the “WHITER THAN SNOW GOSPEL BAND” and God has been using them for His Glory at many events. To the glory of God, she has 2 Albums titled WHITER THAN SNOW and L’AYE MI.
She’s also the Secretary for National Council for Child Rights Advocates in Nigeria(NACCRAN), Lagos State Chapter.
Funke Bada gets her inspiration from the Holy Spirit.