40-year-old mother of 5 in primary 4

40-year-old mother of 5 in primary 4

A 40-year-old mother of 5 is proving there is no cut-off point to getting an education as she is currently pursuing her basic education at the Hohoe Kpeme Government Primary School in the Volta Region.

40-year-old mother of 5 in primary 4

Having served as a maidservant for several years in order to take care of her siblings, Madam Anna never stopped wanting an education for herself.

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However, the challenges she faced while growing up forced her into an early marriage that resulted in 5 children with the oldest being 18 years old.

Determined to pursue formal education, she got enrolled in a primary school but doubles as a petty trader to support her relatively big family.

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However, some benevolent individuals who discovered the 40-year-old primary student, including one staff of Hohoe-based Heritage FM, have come to her aide with some learning materials.Malezia the chief farmer in Hohoe, staff and pupils of the school have also been supportive in making the studies of Madam Anna more comfortable.

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