Patience Budu: Woman who paid son's university fees from selling asaana shares life experience

Patience Budu: Woman who paid son's university fees from selling asaana shares life experience

- Single mother Patience Budu sells caramelised corn drink known locally as asaana in Tema

- The mother of three has been selling the local drink for a decade now

- Budu disclosed that she has been able to finance her first child's education at the university from the business

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Single mother, Patience Budu, has been selling caramelised corn drink known locally as asaana in Tema in the Greater Accra Region for the past decade.

Budu, who previously sold pastries, works tirelessly to cater for children, including providing essentials for their education and health needs.

Speaking in an interview with SVTV Africa's DJ Nyaami, the mother of three disclosed that it has not been easy taking care of her children singlehandedly.

Patience Budu: Woman who paid son's university fees from selling asaana shares life experience
Patience Budu: Woman who paid son's university fees from selling asaana shares life experience. Image: SVTV Africa
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''It's not an easy task. I've seen my firstborn through the university and still taking care of the others. I lost my husband after our second child so I had to assume full responsibility for them,'' she said.

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Budu indicated that even though she is married, she and her husband are living apart, noting that it's normal.

''My work is my husband now. It's everything to me,'' she said.

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Earlier, YEN.com.gh reported the 2021 edition of 4Syte TV Music Video Awards has been held at a private event in Accra on Friday, May 28.

Ghanaian music stars were honoured for their songs, music videos, and contributions to the field.

Acclaimed artistes including Kofi Kinaata, Kofi Jamar, King Promise, and many others performed at the well-organised ceremony.

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