, William Addo, aka Akpatse, has manufactured a passionate charm to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and other philanthropists to enable preserve his sight
Akpatse is getting rid of his sight and requires GHc40,000 to endure operation and further more cure else he threats getting entirely blind.
The actor who is properly remembered for his roles in quite a few Ghanaian movies, drama on television and theatre performances, can no for a longer time go with out assistance and is thus confined to his house.
He designed the attractiveness when the Graphic Showbiz visited him at his property at Tefle close to Sogakope in the Volta Location.
The 69-year-outdated actor narrated that in 2016, he was diagnosed with a mixture of glaucoma and cataract but he was equipped to undertake series of tests and surgical procedures to appropriate the challenge with the assistance of some buddies.
In accordance to Akpatse, after that procedure, lifestyle returned to ordinary for him as he was able to go about his day by day pursuits.
Nonetheless, he was not able to fulfill the financial needs for typical treatment as a retired human being and as a result, his vision again started off waning in 2018, a scenario he described as ‘scary’.
On yet another evaluation, he stated, it was found that his glaucoma experienced returned, leaving his eyes in a worsened condition as he was no for a longer time in a position to see.
“Luckily immediately after the evaluation, I have some people today who have certain me that all hope is not dropped and that I can get back my sight if I am capable to elevate GHc40,000 for my remedy as soon as and for all.
“The price tag, however, is over and above what I can afford to pay for as a retiree that is why I want my tale to be read for any one touched to come to my aid”, he stated, adding that he experienced been suffering from other conditions that were equally a drain on his pocket.
Talking about how significant his ailment was, Akpatse claimed: “I can’t see so now my motion has been disturbed significantly.
“If you put me anywhere now, I will get dropped simply because, I will not know exactly where the north, south, east or west is. I just cannot decide on a contact or examine messages on my cell phone without help”, he additional.
Attractive particularly to the President of the nation, Akpatse, who thinks that he even now has a lot to supply the Ghanaian film industry, reported: “Please President, I have served my nation perfectly.
“I continue to consider there are a couple much more I can do especially nurturing the youngsters to preserve our field alive. Be sure to really do not hold out for me to die. Assist me now that I need it most”, he appealed.
He expressed gratitude to benevolent folks who have been of terrific aid to him given that his difficulty began and asked for God’s blessing upon their lives.
Mr. Addo, acknowledged on the screens as Akpatse, shot to fame through the well known sequence Tv Theatre and has showcased in a lot of movies.
In addition to that, he has held some crucial positions in the field, like staying a Director at the Nationwide Theatre, a lecturer at the College of Ghana Theatre Arts Office, Director of Programmes at the Countrywide Fee on Lifestyle and former Volta Regional Director for the Centre for Nationwide Lifestyle.
He was instrumental in the institution of the Ghana Actors Guild and labored at GBC exactly where he released the system Get Involved, which focused on troubles in Ghanaian communities and their options.