The Moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Rt Rev. Prof. Joseph Obiri Yeboah Mante, has dedicated a multi-purpose new manse for the Ga West Presbytery of the Church at Manhean in the Greater Accra Region.
The Manse, which is a 5-bedroom apartment, will be the official residence of the Ga West Presbytery Chairperson beginning.
In handing over the keys of the building to the Moderator for the dedication ceremony, the Presbytery Chairperson, Rev. Daniel Amoako Nyarko thanked the Project Committee for their dedication and commitment in making sure that the project sees the light of the day. The total cost of the building is estimated to be GHC 1.5 million.
Unveiling the plaque, the Moderator, Rt. Rev. Prof. Joseph Obiri Yeboah Mante commended the effort made by leadership of the Ga West Presbytery, the Project Committee, as well as the entire members of the Presbytery, for putting up this outstanding edifice, as a young Presbytery. He however, charged the Presbytery leadership to maintain the building so that it stands the test of time to the glory of God.
The Moderator was assisted by the Clerk of the General Assembly, Rev. Dr. Godwin Nii Noi Odonkor, Ga West Presbytery Chairperson, Rev. Daniel A. Nyarko and the Clerk of Presbytery, Rev. Joseph Kofi Antwi (PhD). The short ceremony was witnessed by the Ga West Presbytery Lay Rep to the GAC, Mr. Ben Botwe, some members of the project committee, District Minister’s, and Committee Director’s among others.
Present at the ceremony were some Presbytery Chairpersons which included Rev. Dr. Abraham Nana Opare Kwakye (Ga Presbytery), Rev. I. D. Asare (Akuapem Presbytery), Rev. Frank Oguase Adu (Volta Presbytery), Rev. Enoch Obuobi (Kwahu Presbytery), Rev. Dr. Seth Kissi (Akyem Abuakwa Presbytery) and Rev. Dr. Daniel O. Bediako-Akoto (Sekyere Presbytery)
Other dignitaries present were some traditional leaders from the Manhean community, some Members of the Ga West Presbytery Session Council and a cross section of Church members.
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