Reverend Johnson Tsakpornu of the Dnuema Life Ministry, Community 10, Tema, is dead. Reverend Johnson was pronounced dead upon arrival at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital at about 1:30am Thursday where family members had rushed him for attention.

Family sources say he had been unwell since the beginning of the week, but his health deteriorated and was rushed first to the Tema General Hospital, and then to the 37 Military Hospital before being taken to Korle Bu.

Rev. Tsakpornu is survived by his wife and with two children.

Formerly a member of the Action Chapel, where he was a pastor of the church branch in the Ivory Coast and later Resident Pastor of the church’s headquarters in Accra, (Prayer Temple), Rev. Johnson and others fell out with the church and moved on to form the Dnuema Life Ministry.

He previously was ‘Radio Pastor with Pastors Kofi Okyere and Yaw Owusu-Ansah on Joy FM. He was also the brother of radio presenter Kofi Tsakpornu previously of GBC and Joy FM.