Otabil, Duncan Williams and Obinim are using smart ways to "steal" money from church members - A Plus

Otabil, Duncan Williams and Obinim are using smart ways to "steal" money from church members - A Plus

- A Plus says ICGC, Action Chapel and Obinim's International God's Way Church are simply "money-making" ventures

- According to the controversial musicians, the leaders of these churches have found smart ways to use Christianity to milk money off unsuspecting followers

- He stated that people who pay tithe are only fooling themselves and enriching pastors

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Controversial Ghanaian musician and social commentator, Kwame Asare Obeng has stated that some top churches in Ghana have devised cunning yet clever means to "extort" money from their member.

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The musician, better known as A Plus in the showbiz circles, made this assertion in a post on his Facebook page.

A Plus is well-known for his controversial comments

A Plus is well-known for his controversial comments

According to A Plus, Ghanaian pastors have consistently hoodwinked their ignorant followers to turn churching into a profitable business.

He mentioned Dr. Mensah Otabil's International Central Gospel Church and Bishop Duncan Williams' Action Chapels as mere "money-making" ventures.

A Plus stated that he could not fathom out why as the tithe and offerings of members is used by some churches to build universities, members of the church who attend these schools should be kept from writing exams when they do not pay their school fees.

Dr. Mensa Otabil is the head of ICGC

Dr. Mensa Otabil is the head of ICGC

"ICGC, Action Chapel etc know the mindset of the elite/literate and have come up with strategies to take from them", he stated.

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He drew a sharp contrast between the aforementioned two and Bishop Daniel Obinim's International God's Way Church, saying the latter targeted the "illiterate" masses instead.

Self-styled Bishop Obinim is the founder of International God's Way Church

Self-styled Bishop Obinim is the founder of International God's Way Church

However, both types of churches had a common purpose, according to the musician, which is "to take money from the people".

"You are fooling yourself, my friend", his posted stated to Christians who gave to churches.

A Plus, a staunch supporter of the ruling New Patriotic Party is infamous for his usually controversial stands and divisive views.

Earlier in the year, his Facebook account got banned when he reportedly made an ethnocentric comment against Ewes, an ethnic group spreading across the Ghana, Togo and Benin

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