As the world marks “No Bra Day” to raise awareness for the importance of breast cancer screening, recognising the symptoms of breast cancer and regular self-examinations in the fight against breast cancer, many across the globe still battle the disease.
One of such is 18-year-old Anita. Anita was diagnosed with cancer of the breast and according to the Doctor, she needs about GHC40,000 for Chemo and Surgery.
Her inability to afford the surgery has allowed the cancer to fester causing her breast to develop into a sorry state.
This however caught the attention broadcast journalist and news anchor Bridget Otoo. Ms Otoo is currently leading a campaign on Twitter with the #10CedisForAnita raise the funds for the surgery and treatment.
“Let’s share and trend this for 18 year old Anita. She’s diagnosed with cancer of the breast, Doctor says she needs about 40000 cedis for Chemo and Surgery. If you are touched send any amount to 0555890327 (Dorothy Ahua Niamkey)” she posted on her Twitter handle