KingsWord Ministries International was conceived in August 1990 when God spoke to Kayode Ijisesan fondly known as Pastor Kay the words “…raise me a supernatural army” in an unusual divine encounter. He was a college student in a Pharmacy School at this time. The first seed of this great vision was planted in Aprill 1993 with the inception of a college ministry originally known as Victory Christian Fellowship now KingsWord Campus Church, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.
On November 21, 1997, KingsWord Ministries International (KMI) was officially commisioned. The Church arm of the ministry known as KingsWord International Church (KIC) was later inaugurated on the 31st of December, 1997 in the city of Lagos, Nigeria. Presently, there are twelve vibrant Churches in Lagos metropolis alone.