Madam Monica Sarpong popularly known in the movie space as Auntie Adjoa, in Efiawura TV series has been battling with Serious illness since 2006.
The 6th March 1957 born actress was a member of the actors guild Ghana. According to her, the unfortunate thing is that she has not received and fund from the association since her illness but had contributed to the association since she joined.
The Efiawura Tv series maker has been home and has not heard from none of its member. Those she could reach out to also gave her excuse without getting back to her. She also acknowledged some colleagues actors and actresses who gave her some monies for her upkeep during this difficult times. Includes the following Mr David Dontor , Nana Ama of Efiawura tv series, Mr Kofi Andor , Nana Yaw, Nakkie, Lizzy etc.
Auntie Adjoa has many awards to her credit and some of them are as follows, 2006 Ghana guild best actress award,National theater concert party Awards, key soap concert party who is who actress of the year 2002 etc.
She also has more than twenty (20 )movies to her credit, some of them are Obaa sima , Kankan Nyame, Sika sunsum , Beyi fi, cocoa krakye , oh mother and the likes. Due to her current medical condition she is forced to go for a review almost every two week. Due to this illness she is no more active in movie acting and has since been neglected by her members.
Auntie Adjoa is very disappointed in the way and manner she has been treated because she thinks she has paid her dues to the association and must not be treated as such. Auntie Adwoa is now calling for the attention of the entire movie industry to come to her aid and must not wait till the unfortunate happens before they will come in to assist when she cannot be there to witness.