- Veteran actress Maame Gyanwaa has been diagnosed with an eye condition known as retinal artery occlusion
- As a result, the Cow and Chicken star is slowly losing her eyesight
- She has however appealed to the general public and benevolent bodies to come to her aid so she can undergo a surgery
Popular Ghanaian actress, Mavis Yeboah, known widely as Maame Gyanwaa for her role in Ghanaian sitcom Cow and Chicken, is reported to be gradually going blind.
According to a report sighted by YEN.com.gh on Ghanaweb.com, the actress was diagnosed at a medical center with a condition known as retinal artery occlusion in her left eye.
While speaking in an interview on Accra-based Hot FM, Maame Gyanwaa indicated that she currently struggles to see with her left eye especially at night.
She went on to add that she needed to undergo an urgent correctional surgery or lose her sight completely.
However, she is not strong enough financially to foot the cost of the surgery.
As a result, she has made a passionate appeal to Ghanaians to come to her aid to help her raise a required amount of GHC 10,000 to help her get treatment before she goes blind.
According to her, doctors say her inability to raise the amount within the shortest possible time may cost her both eyes.
Maame Gyanwaa is noted for many roles she has played in numerous Ghanaian movies spanning almost a decade.
She is however more popular in recent times for the role she plays in the situational comedy, Cow and CHicken which co-stars Funny Face and Bismarck The Joke.
In another news about a popular woman in Ghana, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that the founder of Prophetic Hill Chapel, Prophet Nigel Gaisie has asked Ghanaians fervently pray for former first lady Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, the wife of late Jerry John Rawlings.
In a report sighted by YEN.com.gh on Ghanaweb, Nigel Gaisie s reported to have explained that darkness was hanging over the former first lady in the spiritual realm.
Re-echoing his prophecy on Accra FM on November 12, 2020, Prophet Gaisie said: “Let's pray for Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, I see darkness around her”.