INTRODUCTION

Most of our prison interviewees admit poverty and frustration pushed them into crime. This is why this segment is devoted to helping the poor, the voiceless and the underprivileged to skip the trap of crime and imprisonment.

This segment also shares the stories of exconvicts and their families that have received support from Crime Check Foundation as well as others who require support to re-integrate successfully into society.

Crimecheckghana features their concerns and solicits support to make their life worth living.

MY HUSBAND LEFT ME AFTER I WAS KNOCKDOWN BY A CAR

32 year old hawker, Elizabeth Kukuaa is struggling to get medical care as her negligent husband left her to her fate to battle for her life after a truck tramped on her leg rendering her paralyzed. Giving an account of the accident, the sachet water seller said on one unfortunate day during her sales, a […]

WHAT HAPPENED TO THE WATCHMAN’S WIFE?

37 year old Esi Amoo who lives at Madina in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana has her tongue falling-off her mouth as her husband who is a security guard’s efforts to raise Four Thousand Ghana Cedis (equivalent of 691.44 dollars) for her medical bills have proven futile. Esi said her current condition which started […]

WHO DID THIS TO MEMUNA?

29-year-old Memuna Malik has had her face, chest and parts of her left hand disfigured after a wicked lady called Salomay, poured a substance believed to be acid on her face at Riyad, a city in Saudi Arabia in the Asian continent. Memuna explained that the unfortunate incident happened to her on the 24th of December, […]

THE FAMILY WHO EAT ROASTED MAIZE AS BREAKFAST DUE TO POVERTY

The tears of starving Nntie family have been wiped away as Crime Check Foundation, CCF rescues them from starvation with a donation of One Thousand Five Hundred Ghana Cedis. Mother of the family, 53 year old Cecilia Nntie told crimecheckghana of how her children eat ‘gari’ for supper, whiles she and her husband drink water […]

CCF DONATES TO POOR PERSONS

Crime Check Foundation, CCF has donated cash amounting to Thirty Three Thousand Ghana Cedis and assorted items including food and clothing to poor widows and orphans in a bid to improve their living conditions. The donation which took place at CCF’s head office at McCarthy-Hill in Accra saw 15 poor individuals and families receive varied […]

CCF EXTENDS ITS RAMADAN SUPPORT TO AWUTU CAMP PRISONS

Crime Check Foundation, CCF has donated assorted food items running into Thousands of Ghana Cedis to Muslim inmates at the Awutu Camp Prison to ease their difficulty of undertaking fasting during the Ramadan. The items which were donated through one of CCF’s US based group donors, Amana Foundation include 22 bags of rice, 4 gallons […]

DEPRIVED WOMEN IN TAMALE BENEFIT FROM CCF’S COVID-19 RELIEF PROGRAMME

Crime Check Foundation, CCF has supported vulnerable women in the Tamale North and Central Constituencies with food items worth over Twenty Thousand Ghana Cedis to ease the financial burden for food on poor families in the Covid-19 pandemic era. The items include 250 mini bags of rice and 15 maxi bags of sugar. At the […]

MUSLIM INMATES AT NSAWAM PRISONS GETS CCF SUPPORT DURING RAMADAN

Crime Check Foundation, CCF has donated assorted food items and other basic needs to male and female Muslim inmates at the Nsawam Prisons to support them as they undertake the Ramadan. The items which include bags of rice, tins of milo, boxes of quaker oats, packs of toilet rolls and boxes of carbonated soap will […]

CCF SUPPORTS 19 YR OLD ORPHAN

19 year old Maame Akua’s surrogate mother says she can no longer feed her and her daughter because the jobless orphan does not contribute to the finances of the home. Akua said her surrogate mother has been kind to her since she lived with her but says that now she is overwhelmed with the burden […]

ANGUISHING 56 YR OLD AMPUTEE WIDOW CRIES FOR HELP

56 year old amputee widow, Akosua Oforiwaa have had life battered her bitterly as she has been starving. She said her survival depends heavily on the benevolence of neighbors. The poor old widow told crimecheckghana that her husband with whom they had three children left her before she was stroke stricken. She said her husband […]