Founder and Leader of the Glorious Word Power Ministries, Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah, has been remanded in police custody.
Owusu Bempah and his four other junior pastors, Mensah Ofori, Michael Boateng, Frederick Ohene, and Nathaniel Agyekum were together charged with six counts.
He was charged with threat of life for threatening to kill Nana Agradaa as well as offensive conduct to the breach of peace, made his first appearance before the Accra Circuit Court on Monday, along with four other members of the church.
They were arraigned before court amidst a heavily armed police escort.
Police Arrest Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah
The Head pastor of the Glorious Word Power Ministries International, Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah, and three others have been arrested by the police.
The three other suspects are Michael Boateng, Frederick Ohene, and Nathaniel Agyekum.
In a statement released by the Police, it stated that they were arrested for the “creation and circulation of multiple videos containing threats, and the brandishing of a weapon and the assault of some police personnel”.
The Police said they arrested the suspects “after critically analyzing the said videos and based on intelligence gathered”.
According to the Police, the suspects who are in police custody will appear before court today, Monday, September 13, 2021.
Meanwhile, two other suspects are said to be on the run and are being pursued.