COVID-19: Owusu Bempah donates food items to church members amid lockdown

COVID-19: Owusu Bempah donates food items to church members amid lockdown

- Renowned Ghanaian pastor, Owusu Bempah, has donated food items to his church members, many of whom have been kept away from their jobs due to the partial lockdown

- The founder and leader of the Glorious Word and Power Ministry called the members and handed them fully-stuffed rubber packs of many food items

- According to the pastor, those who were unable to come to the venue for their packages were followed up and given the goodies

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Founder and Leader of the Glorious Word and Power Ministry, Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah, has donated some food items to help church members staying home due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In a report sighted by on UTV, the renowned Ghanaian pastor indicates that it has become relevant to embark on the exercise, realizing that many people are unable to get food to eat when they don't go out every day to work.

The pastor and his team gathered Ghana-made rice, oil, indomie, sardine and other essential foodstuffs into countless rubber packs that were distributed to community members.

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Owusu Bempah also mentioned that his church members are unable to gather together for services because of the ban on social gatherings by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

Regardless, he mentioned that it had become necessary to bring them together and share the foodstuff to them so that they do not die out of hunger.

He mentioned that the members who were unable to come to the venue where the items were being distributed, were followed up and given the goodies.

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Although the exact location where the donation happened was not clearly stated, it is thought to have been at one of the branches of the pastor's church in Accra.

In other news, the woman who was used on the 50 pesewas coin of Ghana has been identified as Rebecca Naa Dedei Ayitey, a heroic woman who was the Chief Financier of the Convention People’s Party in the past.

In a post sighted by on the official Twitter handle of, the woman, also known as, Dedei Ashikishan, served in a great capacity to aid Ghana's first president Dr Kwame Nkrumah.

She was a pioneer, political activist and a renowned feminist who was sadly taken away from the scenes at a young age of 38 through poisoning.

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