Prophet Nicholas Osei, otherwise known as Kumchacha, organizer behind the Heaven Gate Ministry, has promised never to make any commitment to the National Cathedral venture.
As per him, “the vast majority of the pastors engaged with the undertaking are evildoers” and that “before the basilica is finished, individuals managing it would have constructed multiple houses for themselves”.
He upholds the way of thinking by some Ghanaians that there are other squeezing needs that the public authority ought to put more premium on instead of building a sanctuary for God.
Kumchacha asserted in a meeting with Accra-based Onua TV that his kindred godly men who are directing the structure of the house of prayer are just there to battle for their own advantages.
"... before the Cathedral is completed, the people overseeing it would have built more than four houses for themselves; most of the pastors involved in the project are crooks. So, as for me, Kumchacha, my GH¢ 1 or GH¢ 2 will not go into this project. If I support the project with a penny, then call me a Monkey," the popular prophet said, as quoted by modernghana.com.
The Akufo-Addo-drove government has spent about GH¢200 million such a long ways on the National Cathedral undertaking, which has partitioned conclusions with respect to regardless of whether it is essential, and in the event that the timing for its execution is sensible, notwithstanding the monetary difficulties confronting the country.
In the interim, work on the house of God has stopped a very long time after the venture project workers, RIBADE Company LTD, supposedly terminated north of 200 of its laborers over an absence of assets.
The site for the structure, which is a 14.5-section of land close to the Parliament House of Ghana, has stopped after the public authority spent about GH¢200 million on the venture.
A letter dated March 14, 2022, endorsed by the task chief, Grant Ramsay, getting out and about via virtual entertainment, requested that every one of the laborers return each property in their control to the Human Resource office.
It expressed that it was just agreeing with segments of the agreement which urged them to relieve costs since they were not getting assets for the venture.
A piece of the letter peruses “Because of the absence of installment from the National Cathedral of Ghana which has brought about the venture being suspended, RIBADE COMPANY LTD is expected under the agreement to relieve costs.
“This notification of end produces results on the fourteenth of March 2022 you are thusly mentioned to submit all properties (i.e security hardware, and so on) having a place with the organization in your control to the HR office by close of work of that very day.