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General News of Thursday, 22 July 2021


19-year-old lady narrates how man abandoned her after pregnancy

Paulina Blay hawks tiger nuts to take care of her kid Paulina Blay hawks tiger nuts to take care of her kid

Teenager and mother of one, Paulina Blay has revealed that she had to name her child in the absence of her baby daddy because he denied responsibility.

She disclosed this in an interview with DJ Nyaami, host of Daily Hustle on SVTV Africa. According to Paulina, she had to drop out of school after she got pregnant last year.

“I was in JHS when I got pregnant but he did not accept responsibility even after my family visited his. My child is a year old now and I haven’t heard from him since. I had to give him my last name,” she said.

Presently, Paulina sells tiger nuts on the streets of Tema however she hopes to become a seamstress one day.

“I sell tiger nuts to support the family now. My dad passed away and my mom does not work anymore. I want to learn how to sew but I don't have the money yet. It costs about 1500 Ghana cedis, ” she added.

Kindly watch the full interview below