The Christ Embassy Church is reportedly under investigation by Ghanaian police for breaching Covid-19 protocols.
On April 30, 2021, thousands of church members gathered at the Fantasy Dome for a programme organized by Christ Embassy themed “Pneumatic Night”.
In videos shared online, the service was packed with a lot of people which was in violation of Covid-19 rules in the country.
In a statement released by the Ghana Police Service, the church was accused of not adhering to the COVID-19 protocols and breaching the threshold of the number of people who could gather for a church event at a place.
The statement read:
“NEWS RELEASE: Christ Embassy Youth Church “Pneumatic Night”. The Police is investigating an alleged gathering by the Christ Embassy Church at Trade Fair Centre Accra on Friday, April 30, 2021, in flagrant disregard of COVID-19 protocols putting the entire country at risk of spreading COVID-19. The Police did not provide security for the said event and warns that those who breached the law will face consequences.”