Ghanaian renowned actress, Yvonne Nelson has revealed in her newly launched book “I am not Yvonne Nelson” that rapper Sarkodie impregnated her and she had to abort the baby.

“I had gone for a pregnancy test to confirm what becomes the most obvious conclusion for a sexually active young woman who misses her monthly flow.

I was in the company of Karen. And when the test result was ready, I wasn’t strong enough to open it. She did and declared the verdict. “Charlie, it dey there!” she exclaimed. “On an ordinary day, I would have laughed out loud and that would trigger a string of jolly conversations and jokes. But this was no laughing matter. It was a grim piece of information that was capable of turning my world upside down.

I wasn’t the only one responsible for the situation, so I called the man whose potent seed had germinated in me. His name is Michael Owusu Addo, a renowned Ghanaian musician who is better known as Sarkodie. “Sarkodie was a budding musician with the potential to become one of the biggest artists in Ghana and beyond.

At the time, however, the future looked uncertain, and his way through the maze of life still appeared too foggy to predict. Success was not guaranteed. He was still living with his mother and was not ready to carry a burden while he was being carried by his mother,” Yvonne writes in the book. Touching on the relationship between she and Sarkodie, Yvonne admits that it wasn’t anything “serious.”

“I wouldn’t call what had developed between us a serious relationship. I gravitated toward people in the music industry. For the longest time in my life, music was my getaway from all the unpleasant things life threw at me. So, I liked his talent. We started talking and got close..

According to Yvonne, Sarkodie was not ready to be a father, so she had to take the painful decision to abort the baby. “The first thing that hit me when he said no to keeping the pregnancy was my own life. I had grown up without a father in my life.

Yvonne Nelson also talked about her love life with Sakordie, Genevieve Nnaji and other Nigerian stars and more.


By Nkafu

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