Kwadwo Safo Kantanka Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Kwadwo Safo Kantanka

Kwadwo Safo Kantanka is a popular Ghanaian preacher, scientist, entrepreneur, philanthropist and the founder of Kristo Asafo Church (Christ Reformed Church). His church was started in 1969 as a prayer group and transformed into a Church on 3rd February 1971 in Accra, the capital of Ghana. One of the most unique features of the church which sets it apart from other churches is its investments in agriculture, manufacturing and industry, plus its philanthropy.
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Apostle Kwadwo Safo Profile

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Full name: Kwadwo Safo Kantanka
Date of birth: 26th August 1948
Age: 72 years (2020)
Nationality: Ghanaian
Education: Ghana Technical Works Institute
Children: Sarah Adwoa Safo, Kwadwo Safo Kantanka Jnr
Occupation: Pastor, entrepreneur
Net worth

Kwadwo Safo Biography and Career

Kwadwo Safo was born on the 26th of August, 1948 at Bekwai in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. After completing his primary and secondary education, Apostle Safo attended the Ghana Technical Works Institute in Kumasi. He thereafter had a three-year stint as a welder at the Volta Aluminum Company (VALCO). 

Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo has been described as one of the world's greatest multi-dimensional scientist and technologist of all times. Apart from his Christain ministry, he is also a physicist, biologist, chemist, agriculturalists and inventor. He funds his philanthropic exercises with revenues generated from his numerous investments.

He is the founder of the Kristo Asafo (Christ Reformed Church), a movement he initially started as a prayer group in the late 1960s. He later transformed it into a church on 3rd February 1971 in Accra capital of Ghana. The Kristo Asafo has over the years, grown into more than 130 branches in Ghana and other international branches in London (United Kingdom), Verona (Italy) and the United States. Christ Reformed Church is a member of the Sabbath Association of Ghana, an ecumenical organization that unites churches that identify and recognize Saturday as the Sabbath.

Kristo Asafo, an African Independent Church which has been described as the most cultural religion have over the years, proved uniqueness from the regular African religious movements. They have investments in agriculture, manufacturing and industry.

Personal Life

Apostle Dr Kwadwo Safo Kantanka is happily married and his marriage is blessed with children, including Sarah Adwoa Safo, Kwadwo Safo Kantanka Jnr. He keeps his family away from the public, so not much information about his wife is available.
His daughter, Sarah Adwoa Safo is a popular lawyer and politician. She is the New Patriotic Party Member of Parliament (2013–2020) for the Dome Kwabenya Constituency of the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. She got married in 2019 to Hanny Mouhtiseb.
Apostle Kantanka's son, Kwadwo Safo Kantanka Jnr is also a successful entrepreneur. He was married to award-winning Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim. The union which was blessed with a son, Jayden broke up in 2014 due to irreconcilable differences.


Apostle Kwadwo Safo Kantanka is the founder of Great Kosa Company, a popular car manufacturing company. The company began mass production of the vehicles in Ghana in early 2015 after Ghana’s Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) gave them the green light.

He was the first African to manufacture heavy-duty machines, vehicles, engines, and aircraft manually. The super-talented artisan was also the first person in West Africa to build electric cars.

He was the first man in the world to manufacture Bass guitars with seven strings and several other gadgets and machines with extra-ordinary features, including Weed Slashers, Street garbage Collectors, Spot Welding Machines, Automated Human Sensor WCs and Taps, cranes, medical and industrial robots capable of responding to programmed commands, rockets, missile launchers, incubators, armoured cars, radio consoles, and many more.

His philanthropic activities have earned him numerous awards and certifications, including two doctorate honours, an Engineering honour and a recent one which is a Professor Emeritus conferred on him by the Alfred Nobel University from Ukraine.

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