Sarkodie: Kobby Kyei Narrates How The Rapper Saved His Life: "I Almost Went Blind"

Sarkodie: Kobby Kyei Narrates How The Rapper Saved His Life: "I Almost Went Blind"

  • Blogger Kobby Kyei has opened up about his endearing relationship with Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie
  • The blogger established that he would always be indebted to Sarkodie and his team for his media career
  • He recounted a moment in which he reached out to Sarkodie's team for financial help toward his eye surgery

Ghanaian blogger Kobby Kyei has become one of the country's highly sought-after digital media personalities.

He recently collaborated with the Norwegian Ambassador and now boasts a formidable clientele, including actress Nana Ama McBrown.

In a recent interview, Kobby Kyei recounted how his blogging journey all began because of Ghanaian rapper Sarkodie.

Kobby Kyei surgery
Kobby Kyei and Sarkodie Photo source: Twitter/KobbyKyei, Twitter/Sarkodie
Source: Twitter

Kobby Kyei talks about his eye surgery

According to Kobby Kyei, he experienced a harrowing health scare with his eyesight a few years ago. His eyesight was deteriorating and required surgery.

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"I made them send me the invoice, and it was a hefty sum," Kobby Kyei recounted.

Not having many people to turn to, the blogger contacted Sarkodie's manager about his surgery and received a prompt response detailing the rapper's readiness to help him regain his eyesight.

While the blogger did not state the amount Sarkodie donated, he established that it was sufficient to see him through the surgery.

Kobby Kyei explained that he owed his career to Sarkodie due to such gestures, among others. The blogger has been a staunch follower of the rapper and his Sark Nation fan movement since its inception.

Ghanaians react to Sarkodie's benevolence gathered a few comments from fans in reaction to Sarkodie's gesture towards Kobby Kyei.

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@appiahkobina wrote:

Crazy revelation, we would have lost a gem had it not been for @sarkodie. the world will always be grateful to Sark cos Kobby Kyei's positive impact on society is enormous

@ArthurCephas4 added:

He is a proper Sarknative

@FRIMPON79788108 noted:

Shatta nor go show you how to fish always spraying money on lazy fans thinking he is the richest artist

Kobby Kyei narrates Grass to Grace story

Earlier, reported that blogger Kobby Kyei had opened up about his humble beginnings and journey to fame in the media space.

The blogger claims he was the only one among his high school graduation batch to further his education to the tertiary level, pursuing his degree at the University of Education, Winneba.


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Peter Ansah (Entertainment Editor) Ansah Peter is an entertainment editor at He studied Development Planning at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, graduating in 2018. His professional career in entertainment journalism dates eight years back as a showbiz and arts blogger for the now-defunct, continuing to Muse Media Networks, acting as the editorial manager for the network's flagship multimedia platforms. He has also managed several PR roles with top clients, including Afro Nation Ghana and Morgan Heritage. You can reach him at