DateRush: Wheelchair-Bound Girl Makes Brave Move For Love, Tells Sad Story Of Rejection From Her Family

DateRush: Wheelchair-Bound Girl Makes Brave Move For Love, Tells Sad Story Of Rejection From Her Family

  • A young Ghanaian girl with a physical disability, named Irene, surprised many with her appearance on TV3's premiere dating show, DateRush
  • Irene made known that she came on the show for two reasons: to find love and help
  • She said her current situation is preventing her from effectively managing her shop

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Last Sunday's episode of TV3's DateRush became solemn after Irene shared her story.

Confined to a wheelchair, Irene mentioned how her family has made life unbearable for her with their words and actions.

The studio became as quiet as a graveyard when she narrated how her father has abandoned her for over 10 years.

Disabled Daterush girl reveals that her father abandoned her because of her looks
Wheelchair-Bound Irene makes a bold move for love with fierce dance moves Image credit: TV3 Ghana
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For 29-year-old Irene, her disability is her capability. She is eager to move on with her life as she described how she has been self-sufficient for the past 10 years, living alone and running her provision shop.

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She said:

"Giovani, I'm here for love and also here for help. My story is things are not moving forward for me the way I want in my life, especially on my father's side. They think nothing is in me because of how I am."

Irene continued to share, on the show, how her father decided to desert her because of her disability.

"Even my father asked what benefit he could get from me. These words break my heart and make me cry daily, but God is my strength."

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Ghanaians react to wheelchair-bound Irene's story on DateRush

Many admired her courage to share her story with the world and her dance moves.

Network wrote:

Everyone deserves love

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NaaDeideiQusit said:

She’s really brave … every one deserves love ❤️

Cilla Yeboah commented:

I'm physically challenged so I actually understand her but my problem is will she get a date out of love?

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In other news, wrote about how Asana came looking for love on TV3's DateRush despite her disability.

The brave young woman shared how she met her fate after the driver recklessly drove his car into her.

According to Asana, this happened 14 years ago, but she is determined to make the best out of her life.

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Grace Afua Somuah-Annan (Deputy HOD Entertainment) Grace Somuah-Annan is the Deputy HOD of the entertainment desk at YEN with over five years of experience in digital media. She graduated from the Ghana Institute of Journalism (2018) with a bachelor's in Communications (Public Relations). Grace Afua started her professional career as a writer at Pulse Ghana, and editorial assistant at Media General's Email:

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