Afia Pokua, popularly known as Vim Lady, is one of the forces to reckon with when it comes to the influential voices on the Ghanaian airwaves in this generation. However, she went through thick and thin to be where she is today.
Portraying her dismal and rousing story of how she originated from an exceptionally modest home, yet resolved to succeed, Afia Pokua uncovered that at a point in her life, she must be a maidservant in the quest for High school training.
Describing her initial biography amid a meeting on Hitz FM, observed by pulse.com.gh, the Adom FM moderator, said she splendidly passed her B.E.C.E and picked up confirmation in Labone Secondary School.
Be that as it may, Afia, who says she was living in Tema by at that point, was not conceded in the school as a guest, consequently, how to drive from Tema to Accra to the school each day turned into an enormous errand since her folks weren’t rich as well.
Talking with Andy Dosty, the host of the show, Vim Lady said her uneducated dad was frantic for his youngsters to be taught, consequently, all things considered, endeavors to get her a settlement on the grounds fizzled, he strolled into an adjacent shelter to offer her as a maidservant to the guardian.
“So my dad is strolling there and he sees Osu Children’s Home … he strolls there and says I have a little girl who has gotten confirmation here yet hasn’t gotten boarding so I need her to come live with you like a maidservant. She can cook, she can clean with the goal that she can go to class as well and afterward the lady acknowledged” pulse.com.gh heard her state.
As indicated by Vim Lady, she lived with this said lady she didn’t know all through her whole optional educational time. In any case, she included that she felt like a vagrant who was given away however when she throws her brain back, she comprehends why her Dad settled on such an intense choice.
Afia included that she remaining in the shelter’s lodge was the first occasion when she at any point had a space for herself yet that accompanied a great deal of work to keep the house clean while being an understudy in Labone.