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.

ACID VICTIM, MEMUNA GETS CCF SUPPORT TO UNDERGO FIRST PHASE OF SURGERY

Crime Check Foundation, CCF has made a deposit of Fifty Two Thousand Ghana Cedis (equivalence of 8,965 USD) at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital to enable 29 year old acid victim, Memuna Malik to undergo correctional surgery to restore her scarred face. The donation follows Memuna’s sad story in which one lady known as Salomey poured […]

WHEN LIFE TURNS AGAINST YOU

40 year old widow, Afia Asantewaa’s life is plagued with misery as her left hand was chopped off through a car crush whiles she was on her way to seek for a job in the city. “After my husband’s demise I traveled to the city to live with my sister and her husband to work […]

WHAT A WICKED HUSBAND DID TO HIS POOR WIFE

“My husband told me to allow him have foreplay with me because his sister will be coming to live with us to take care of me in our single room so he would not have the opportunity to sleep with me when she comes around.”  That’s the startling story of 29 year old Mary Voine […]

THE STORY OF 4 YR GIRL LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS

4 year HIV/AIDS orphan patient, Dora Quaytsu who hails from Ningo-Prampram, a suburb in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana is battling for her life as her great grandmother struggles to feed her to complement the anti-retroviral drug which is meant to keep her healthy. The slowly dying little girl contracted the disease through her […]

WHEN YOU HAVE NO HELPER BECAUSE OF YOUR DISABILITY; 26 YR LADY CRIES

Physically challenged 26 year old Georgina Oboh struggles to make ends meet to enable her cater for herself after the maltreatment her mother subjected her to prompted her to travel to work. Georgina told crimecheckghana how her mother maltreated her because of her predicament. She recalled how she used to soil herself when she was […]

I WANT TO DIE BECAUSE I HAVE NO HELPER

30 year old Daniel Ameyaw has threatened to commit suicide because his efforts to raise Twelve Thousand Ghana Cedis to enable him undergo surgery has been unsuccessful. Narrating to crimecheckghana, his predicament, the distressed young man said a boil sprouted in his teeth and made his gum swell. He said it eventually developed to affect […]

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 […]