- Rev Owusu Bempah has told the story of how he was almost killed in Kumasi on Saturday, February 29
- The man of God claims some assassins attempted to take his life but for the intervention of God
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Controversial preacher, Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah says he escaped death in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region over the weekend.
The founder and leader of the Glorious Word Power Ministry International claims he survived an assassination attempt on his life.
According to the man of God, on Saturday, February 29, 2020, some armed men opened fire on him while he was entering the Chess Royal Hotel at TUC in Kumasi.
Rev. Owusu Bempah said in a Facebook Live session that but for the intervention of his entourage of seven men who also fired back, he would have been dead.
He opined that he took cover in his car while the exchanges took place for about 10 minutes until the alleged assassins fled.
Rev Owusu Bempah also claimed that the hotel staff fled the scene upon hearing the gunshots.
He, however, added that none of his men got injured in the exchanges.
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Talking about protection, he said he always moves with arms to protect himself despite the protection he enjoys from God.
Rev Owusu Bempah had gone to Kumasi to partake in the 70th anniversary of the TI Ahamdiya Secondary School, his alma mater.
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