The Founder & Apostle General of
Royalhouse Chapel International
Most Rev. Sam Korankye Ankrah is the Founder and Apostle General of Royalhouse Chapel International, one of the most prominent and fastest growing Charismatic and Pentecostal ministries in Ghana, with numerous thriving local Assemblies and International Missions. He is also the Senior Pastor at the headquarters (Ahenfie), which currently seats thousands of vibrant and enthusiastic worshippers in weekly attendance in Accra, Ghana.
After graduating from Ghana’s premier University (University of Ghana, Legon) in 1984, Most Rev. Sam Korankye Ankrah obtained various certificates in Christian leadership, Management, and Entrepreneurship from Haggai Institute in Singapore and the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) respectively.
He operates effectively in all the five-fold ministries and is a well sought after revivalist and international conference speaker, with passion for God and compassion for humanity. Through his philanthropic initiatives and dynamic radio and television ministries, he has transformed the lives of millions of people in Ghana and abroad.
Rev. Mrs. Rita Korankye-Ankrah is an alumnus of the famed St. Mary’s Secondary School, Accra, Ghana class of 81, holding Diplomas in Business Studies, Counseling & Psychology, and Entrepreneurial Studies; a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Entrepreneurship and Management from GIMPA in 2006, winning the best student award.
She obtained a Master’s Degree in Governance and Leadership from the same institution in 2010.
After 10 years at Bank for Housing and Construction (Accra, Ghana), Rev. Rita joined the Apostle General, Sam Korankye Ankrah in 1998 as a full – time minister at the multinational, multiracial, non- denominational, international, charitable ministry organization known as Royalhouse Chapel International which they together founded in 1992 in Accra Ghana, now with over 3000 churches in Ghana, USA, UK, China, West Africa and Europe.
Pastor Rita oversees various ministry, departments and projects including the Social and Practical Ministry, the Men, Women, Young Adults, Teens and Children’s Ministries; Family Life Ministry and all the Humanitarian Projects of the ministry organization.
Mama Rita, as she’s affectionately called, founded the highly successful and legendary Royal Ladies Ministry International in 1994, now with ministry branches and affiliations all over the world, particularly characterized by the ministry organization’s immense community outreach projects and her much talked about extraordinary International Camp Conferences currently held annually in Ghana, UK and USA.
She is a Career Guidance Adviser, Marriage Counselor, Conference Presenter, Lecturer, Entrepreneur, Motivational Speaker and Revivalist with a cutting- edge prophetic ministry.
She together with her husband Sam, are blessed with four children, and make their home in Accra, Ghana.
The Premier Lady of
Royalhouse Chapel International
Most Rev. Sam Korankye Ankrah’s call and passion are to touch his generation with the love and power of God. To this end, he has established the renowned School of Restoration for ex-convicts, commercial sex workers, drug addicts, armed robbers and other perpetrators of social vices, in an effort rehabilitate and reintegrate them into society.
He also has a Scholarship Foundation for Needy and Bright Students, a Ministry to the Aged, a Compassion Ministry which includes food, clothes and medical outreach which reaches hundreds of deprived people in the remote areas of Ghana.
As an educationist, he presides over the Royalhouse Chapel Christian Leadership College. He is also a Christian statesman, advisor to leaders in government, an author, pacifist and mentor to a number of religious leaders who have submitted to his apostleship.
He serves on the executive board of reputable corporate organizations in Africa and oversees, and also on reputable religious councils and associations in Ghana. He is the C.E.O of Powerline Media Ministries and his radio and television programmes reach millions of people in Ghana and across the world.
The Apostle General is currently the first Vice President of the over ten (10) Million Member Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPPC).
He is happily married to the Rev. Mrs. Rita Korankye Ankrah and together, they are blessed with four wonderful children and two grandchildren. He resides in Accra, Ghana with his family.