On Heralds this week is………
Dr Bakulipanam Percy Paul Mokungah
He is a renowned Nigerian Gospel songwriter, singer and instrumentalist whose over 40 years in music has being very impartful and heraldic. Panam was born to the family of major Paul Harley, an officer in the Nigerian Army, and Paulina Paul Mokungah a composer in 1957. His parents where Christians who attended the Lutheran Church. He was born at Numan, Adamawa state Nigeria but originates from Jos plateau State Nigeria.Dr Panam started his musical career at age twenty as an undergradute in the Kaduna state polytechnic. He later got a job with Radio ELWA Christian communication as a production supervisor and engineer.
Dr panam has his own unique kind of music that is not trend dependent and he has being keeping up with it. His kind of music is praise and worship styled in the feel of country music and African high life. In 1981 at age 24 he got married to Tina and their marriage was blessed with four children: Leah, Lisa, Harley and Loraine, he also has three adopted children: Jemima Mbaya, Elsie June Adum and Godfrey Gillings Panam.
Dr Paul has written a book titled “Bring Down the Glory” named after his Bring Down the Glory album. His record label Panam Music World also serves as an organization to assist the education of musicians. He also has a college called the “Panam College of Music Ministry” in Jos, Plateau state of Nigeria.
Dr panam has without doubt blessed so many people around the world with his music thus i will like us to learn these two lessons from his live.
1) It doesn’t necMokungah
have to be invoke to be productive, know what God has called you to be and stick to it. Uniqueness distinguishes. Dr Panama Percy has sticked to his style of music and without doubt he is a sure success.
2) As much as possible start early. Don’t joke with your future after discovery of your life assignment prepare and be ready to run.
Its being Heralds with Julius O. Akubo on Treasure network. catch you next week.
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Wishing you a blessed week..