Both Mahama and Rev. Bempah had been invited by the Church to grace their 30th Anniversary.
The incident happened when Rev Bempah, who had to leave early to go and worship at his church was asked by the host Pastor to exchange pleasantries with the guests who were present.
There was a near-clash after Rev. Bempah decided to shake hands with former president Mahama. After few minutes of disruption, calm was restored.
Amongst the dignitaries present were National Organizer of the NPP, Sammi Awuku, Hon. Joe Appiah, Fmr MP for Ablekuma North, General Treasurer of the Assemblies of God Church, Ghana, Rev. Dr Sam Ato Bentil, Regional Superintendent of the A/G in Greater Accra, District Pastors.
Mahama was at the church with the Constituency Executives of Ablekuma North and the Parliamentary Candidate of the NDC in the Ablekuma North Constituency.