The International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), an Evangelical, Charismatic Christian church headed by Ghanaian theologian, motivational speaker and entrepreneur, Pastor Mensa Otabil, has made a contribution of one hundred thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc100,000.00) to the Covid-19 National Trust Fund.
Three members of the Presbytery of the ICGC, Prophet Christopher Yaw Annor, Rev. Anthony Cudjoe and Rev. Morris Appiah, presented the cheque to the Chief of Staff at the Office of the President, Madam Akosua Frema Osei Opare, at a brief ceremony at the Jubilee House today the 2nd of April 2020.
Speaking on behalf of his colleagues,Rev. Morris Appiah, said the General Overseer of the ICGC, the Presbytery and the entire membership of the Church are concerned about the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus, Covid-19 and it is that concern that has persuaded them to contribute to support Government’s efforts targeted at stop any further spread of Covid-19 within the shores of Ghana and providing relief for the needy and vulnerable in society.
The Chief of Staff , Madam Akosua Frema Osei Opare, after receiving the cheque registered the sincere thanks of the President, and people of Ghana to the leadership and members of the ICGC for their kind gesture. She urged the people of Ghana to stay strong and to adhere to the movement restrictions imposed by the President as well as sticking to all protocols such as washing of hands and observing social distancing.
After the ceremony, Prophet Christopher Yaw Annor, shared a word of prayer with the Chief of Staff and her entire office. He beseeched God to rain His manifold wisdom on the President, his cabinet and all those that are in authority to enable them take timely and strategic decisions that will lift Ghana out of the snare of Covid-19.