John Dumelo speaks about his childhood for the 1st time; says his mum wanted him to be a priest

John Dumelo speaks about his childhood for the 1st time; says his mum wanted him to be a priest

Ghanaian actor and aspiring MP for the Ayawaso West-Wuogon Constituency, John Dumelo has disclosed that his mother wanted him to become a Catholic Priest while growing up.

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John Dumelo said his love for Sunday Mass as a child got him to be a mass server at the St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church in Tema.

Speaking in an interview on YFM monitored by, the actor turned politician said Sunday Mass was something he never joked with.

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“I used to serve mass and at a point, I think my mother even wanted me to be a Reverend Father but that calling, I beat am. When you serve mass well, they’ll probably tell you to go to Pope John Senior High School and continue to the seminary and so on but nah,” he said .

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He added that now that he is grown, he can no longer serve Mass

“Now I grow so I no go fit serve mass but it was a beautiful experience,” John Dumelo disclosed in pidgin.

Perhaps John Dumelo would have been a very good Catholic priest.

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