Dennis Peprah, GNA
Kintampo, (B/A), Sept 20, GNA – The Ghost
Temple of the International Central Gospel Church, Adenta, has presented two
incubators valued at GH¢33,000.00 to the Kintampo Municipal Hospital in the
The facility, which had just a single
incubator, recorded 11 neonatal deaths, last year.
The church had previously donated 25 hospital
beds and other medical devices to the neonatal intensive care unit of the
Prophet Christopher Yaw Annor, a Senior Pastor
of the Church, said the gesture was to help save lives.
He applauded the hospital staff for their
selfless and dedicated service in spite of the challenges.
He asked them to see their profession as a
divine call to serve humanity.
Dr Gavin Apio, the Medical Superintendent,
thanked the church for the donation and appealed for increased support to save
The hospital, he said, needed more medical
equipment and appealed to philanthropists, and non-governmental organisations
to come to its aid.
Mr Michael Sarkodie Baffoe, the Municipal
Chief Executive, praised the church for the intervention and said it was a good
example to other religious groups.
The government, he said recognized the
contribution of the church to national development and that he was confident
that churches and religious organisations would continue to remain key partners