- A momo merchant, Joseph Addo, has disclosed that he met his biological dad for the first time in a bus
- According to Addo, he met his father on a bus to Yendi in the Northern Region at age 19
- Addo spoke to DJ Nyaami of SVTV Africa
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A momo vendor, Joseph Addo, has given a jaw-dropping narration about how he met his biological father for the first time after several attempts.
Speaking in an interview with DJ Nyaami of SVTV Africa, Addo revealed that he had never met his dad and all attempts to meet him through his mother proved futile.
However, a family friend told him to travel to Yendi in the Northern Region, where his father worked.
''He was a bus driver who travelled to Yendi from the Volta Region. A family friend from my father's side told me to go to Yendi to wait for my father.''
"The bus I boarded was my father’s bus," he disclosed.
But Addo was not aware until he engaged a passenger to help him with directions.
''She asked where I was going. I told her who I was going to see and luckily my father overheard our conversation,'' he recalled.
His father began asking questions about his family and where he came from, he told DJ Nyaami.
''He asked for my mother and grandparent's name too. That was when he realised I was his son. He was very happy to see me.''
Watch the video below.
Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh previously reported Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has lauded the robotic team from Prempeh College for winning the 2020 virtual Robofest World Championship.
The team, Mikogolf, one of the three from the schools that were among the six representatives from Ghana, defeated stiff competition from 21 other contenders in the senior game GolfBowl.
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This is the third time Prempeh College has emerged as winners of the competition, having won in 2013 and 2016, a victory that was previously won by the team from Opoku Ware Senior High School in 2018 and subsequently by Mamfe Methodist Girls' Senior High School in 2019.
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