- An elderly Ghanaian woman called Abena Fatwowaa has made many sad online as she narrates losing her only child and living in poverty
- The 109-year-old woman says at her age, money is of no essence to her and she only wishes to have a comfortable place to sleep
- The video sighted by YEN.com.gh shows how life-threatening Abena's current sleeping conditions are
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The story of an elderly Ghanaian lady has touched many hearts since it surfaced on social media.
The 109-year-old woman by the name, Abena Fatwowaa in an interview on a Youtube Channel called Bones Man Tv, narrated her sad story of how she lost her only child and currently lives in poverty-stricken condition.
According to the old lady, her nephew and sister are the ones taking care of her since the loss of her child.
I moved from selling newspapers in GH to earning a salary only 6% of the US population earns - Lady narrates
In the video sighted by YEN.com.gh, the sleeping place of this poor woman was shown to be in a poor state and seemed threatening to her life.
When asked what her greatest wish in life was, Fatwowaa mentioned having a comfortable sleeping place has always been her desire.
She added that, at her age, getting money will be of no help to her but a safe place to put her head is her greatest desire.
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Taking a tour of her room, a big hole was found below her door which she said results in insects entering her room.
There were holes in the ceiling of the room which she said is a major issue when it rains.
The mattress in her room is insect-infested and makes sleeping comfortably impossible, BONE MAN TV reported.
Concluding, Abena Afatwuwaa pleaded with Ghanaians to help change her living conditions.
Watch the full interview below:
YEN.com.gh earlier reported that a man swapped his seats with an old woman in an aeroplane to help her fulfil her lifelong desire.
The man, according to a lady named Leah Amy on Facebook, had booked first-class seats with his family.
The man identified as Jack was said to have found the 88-year-old woman named Violet in the economy class as he came onboard.
Leah said Violet who is a nurse that travels to the UK and America to carry out her work had always wanted to seat in the front and it came to reality thanks to Jack.