Zimbabwe Assemblies of God Africa (ZAOGA) founder Ezekiel Guti is celebrating his 99th birthday today.

Guti was born on 5 May 1923 in Ngaone, Chipinge, Manicaland Province, in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe).

He has written over 113 books on his teachings.

Meanwhile, his church ZAOGA is a Pentecostal Christian church that broke away from a South African Pentecostal church, the Apostolic Faith Mission, in 1959.

The church is established in over 150 nations, with over 2,000 churches in Southern Africa.

ZAOGA is also known internationally as Forward in Faith Ministries International and is headquartered in Waterfalls, Harare, Zimbabwe.