A Social Welfare Representative Fred Sakyi Boafo has asserted that, 23,000 Ghanaian men are irresponsible.
According to the Deputy Director for Child and Women Welfare, his department over the past 3 years has received over 23,000 cases on marriage.
“For the past 3 years we’ve handled over 23,000 cases” he said
In an interview with Daakyehene Ofosu Agyeman on “My Lawyer My Counselor” show on TV XYZ Mr Boafo revealed that most of the cases his department has received are marriage related.
“We’ve handled over 23,000 cases and they are all on marriage,”he added
He further said; “these are cases of men who are not taking care of their kids”
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By Afia Owusu/Myxyzonline.com|Ghana