Jagga Pee, the veteran actor known as Abeiku Nyame voice out his views that it’s possible he got the heart Enlargement when he was sentenced to Life imprisonment at Nsawam prisons in 1995.
In an interview at Kessben FM Entertainment Circle hosted by DJ Roar, he disclosed that he never knew he was affected until 11th March when he was admitted to hospital where the doctors diagnosed and confirmed that he was suffering from Heart Enlargement disease.
According to Abeiku, he never engaged himself in drugs but poor medical treatment and distress contributed to the problem.
He continued to explain that, the doctor told him he has fifty percent chance of survival through surgery. So he appealed to President Mahama to help him through his “CELEBRITY FOR MAHAMA PROJECT” which seeks to better the welfare of Ghanaian musicians and Actors welfare coordinated by Mr. Beautiful and also pleaded to the general public to support him in cash or kind.
The veteran Actor as far back in 1995, was sent to Nsawam prison along with Geeman, a music star as they were charged for killing a Taxi driver in Dome a suburb of Accra. they sentenced to life imprisonment and death respectively.
They were however pardoned by former President Agyekum Kuffour’s granted Amnesty to mark Ghana’s the 48th Independence Anniversary.
source: Leticia Asante