“Apostle Ntumy Deserved The Accolade God’s Chosen General” – Bawumia Mourns2 min read
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has expressed condolences to the Church of Pentecost on the passing of former Chairman Apostle Dr Michael Kwabena Ntumy.
Apostle Ntumy, who served the Church from 1998 to 2008, died on Wednesday, December 27 after a long battle with paralysis.
Apostle Samuel Gyau Obuobi, General Secretary of the Church of Pentecost announced the death of Apostle Dr Ntumi in a statement.
Apostle Dr Ntumy had handed over to Apostle Professor Opoku Onyinah, who is the immediate predecessor of the current Chairman Apostle Eric Nyamekye.
In a Facebook post by Dr Bawumia, he said “I have received with sadness the news of the passing of Apostle Dr. Michael Kwabena Ntumy, Chairman of the Church of Pentecost 1998-2008.”
Dr Bawumia stated that, Apostle Dr Michael Ntumy impacted humanity and deserved the accolade “God’s Chosen General.”
Dr Bawumia prayed that, May the soul of the selfless man rest in the bosom of the Lord.
Read his full post below…
I have received with sadness the news of the passing of Apostle Dr. Michael Kwabena Ntumy, Chairman of the Church of Pentecost 1998-2008.
Apostle Dr Michael Ntumy impacted humanity and deserved the accolade “God’s Chosen General.”
My wife Samira Bawumia and I extend our sincere condolences to the immediate family and the Church of Pentecost.
May the soul of the selfless man rest in the bosom of the Lord.
About Apostle Ntumy
Apostle Dr. Michael Kwabena Ntumy (22 September 1958 – 27 December 2023) was a Ghanaian Pentecostal televangelist, an Apostle and the fourth Chairman of the CoP from 1998 to 2008.
Michael Ntumy was a teacher in Yendi in the 1980s before, becoming a Deacon and Elder, before marrying Martha at 24. He began full-time ministry at 26 with the Church of Pentecost.
He was called to the office of an Apostle at 33 and six years after, was elected the fourth Chairman of The Church of Pentecost. After serving for 2 terms (10 years), he handed over to Apostle Professor Opoku Onyinah.
He is known to have survived many challenges which include being held hostage in rebel territory (Liberian Civil War-1990’s), and attacks on his life ranging from physical assaults to poisoning and paralysis leading to his confinement to a wheelchair.
He served the church in Liberia and Ivory Coast.