This condition was unknown until Bright got ill at the age of 5 years. He was initially diagnosed with Pneumonia but was later transferred to the Cardiothoracic Center at Korle-bu Hospital, where they found he has the heart defect.
The need to reach out especially to rural girls and women in urban slums and shanty towns, even In a lockdown, can not be overemphasized. Simply put, the natural and biological process of menstruation knows no pandemic. The inaccessibility of sanitary products coupled with the exorbitant tax placed on them, classified as luxury goods, makes it more expensive for poor women and girls to purchase.
Baby Arihoona's parents Christopher and Irene managed to pay for his first surgery for Spina Bifida. But as peasant farmers, they are unable to afford the $250 urgent treatment their child needs now.
The school has a total population of over 200 pupils, due to inadequate furniture, pupils are compelled to sit on a bare floor which makes them feel uncomfortable to concentrate when teaching is going on.
Madam Gladys started the Glatom school in 2015 to provide education to out of school children in a poor community she finds herself. But due to lack of funds or support, the school lacks essential resources to give these children the best education it could.
The Mensah's live in Ohua, a village in the central region of Ghana, that is very deprived and lacks a health center. They are hard working farmers who...
Full of aspirations, Jennifer who loves cooking wants to become a doctor.
Sarah Abekah is a quiet 9 year old girl from a village called Adaa in the central region of Ghana. With $5, Sarah can be registered...
Randy, the founder of Crowdfrica was in his room when his mom came to him asking for GHS 20.00 ($5) to take his brother to get healthcare. He had no money on him and so he was unable to offer any. A week later, his brother died leaving them in shock and distraught. Read full story
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