Pastor Eric Owusu, a minister of The Church of Pentecost in Buipe District of the Kintampo Area, together with his wife, Mrs Esther Owusu, have donated four hundred and fifty pieces of pens to candidates who just wrote their Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) at Buipe in the Central Gonja District of the Savannah Region.
According to Pastor Eric Owusu, the donation was a way of motivating the candidates to aim for better results in their just-ended examinations.
In an interaction on Jakpa FM, a local radio station, Pastor Owusu reiterated that as a spiritual leader of the community, both the spiritual and social well-being of the people are of great concern to him. He added that the donation was the little that he and his family could do to support the educational needs of the people.
He used the opportunity to wish the candidates well and prayed for them.
In appreciation, the candidates who were surprised at the donation from a religious leader expressed their profound gratitude to Pastor Eric Owusu and his family for the gesture.
Report by Buipe Media Team.