The Vice President, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, has stated that he has made his contribution towards the construction of the National Cathedral. He has however called on the Presbyterian Church of Ghana and other faith-based organizations to voluntarily contribute theirs to help put up the place of prayer.
A new report by 3news.com stated that the veep made this known while addressing the congregation at the Presbyterian Church of Ghana at Adabraka Official Town to celebrate the 30 years of ministry.
He acknowledged the immense contribution of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana in partnering government for development and also lauded the role of faith-based organisations in helping develop the country.
“… I have contributed and I will contribute more so I encourage everybody to think about it and let us build it. It is not for anybody, it is for Ghana and for the glory of God,” he said.
$50m raised so far to build National Cathedral
The Head of the Church Relations with the National Cathedral project, Rev Ameyaw Ebenezer Saka revealed that about $50m has been raised for far for the project.
The amount raised so far is exactly half the target money of $100million needed to complete the building project. Rev. Saka encouraged the general public to keep sending their voluntary contributions to ensure the smooth completion of the project.