Daniel Asante: 14-year-old appeals for over GHC75k for urgent spine surgery (photos)

Daniel Asante: 14-year-old appeals for over GHC75k for urgent spine surgery (photos)

- Daniel Kwame Asante, a 14-year-old boy suffering from a deformity of the spine known as Kyphoscoliosis, is appealing for financial assistance

- The teenager needs GHC75,420 to undergo spine surgery at the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital in Accra

- Daniel Kwame Asante and his mother are appealing to kind-hearted people to make donations toward his treatment

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Daniel Kwame Asante, 14, a resident of Akatsi in the Volta Region is appealing for support to raise a cash amount of GHC75,420 for Kyphoscoliosis spine surgery.

Celebritiesbuzz.com.gh reports that the ailing teenager and his mother, Kumah Esenam, have asked the general public and other NGOs to donate to help them raise GHC75,420 for Daniel Asante’s spine surgery at the FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital in Accra.

Daniel Kwame Asante, who is staying with his single mother at Akatsi in the Volta Region was diagnosed with a medical condition called Kyphoscoliosis at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in February 2019.

Kyphoscoliosis is a deformity of the spine characterized by abnormal curvature of the vertebral column in two planes.

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Daniel Asante: 14-year-old appeals for over GHC75k for urgent spine surgery (photos)

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Although Doctors have advised that the surgery should be done as soon as possible to enable him walk properly again, Kumah Esenam and his family have said they cannot foot the medical bill for the surgery.

As a result, Kwame Asante has returned home because his mother and other family members could not raise the required amount.

The teenager is currently with his mother, counting on hope and the benevolence of society to raise the money.

Kwame Asante’s family is appealing to the general public to come to their aid with cash donations as his situation could get worse if an early spine surgery is not done.

MTN Mobile Money

ACCOUNT NAME: Kumah Esenam

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 0248199765

Bank Account Details

ACCOUNT NAME: Kumah Esenam

ACCOUNT NUMBER: 5151010032926

BANK NAME: GHANA COMMERCIAL BANK

BRANCH: Abor

The mother, Madam Esenam can be contacted on the same mobile money number.

In December 2019, a 24-year-old young lady simply identified as Priscilla, also appealed to Ghanaians through her friends for financial assistance to undergo kidney transplant.

Priscilla is reportedly suffering from a severe kidney crisis owing to her two damaged kidneys and has been visiting the hospital for check-ups.

The young lady’s situation keeps worsening and she has appealed to benevolent individuals to donate to enable her undergo the operation.

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