In her new book “I am not Yvonne Nelson”, actress Yvonne Nelson has made some shocking revelations about her past relationship with rapper Sarkodie. She confessed that she had an abortion in 2010 after Sarkodie refused to accept responsibility for their unborn child.
The book, which was launched at Peduase Lodge on Sunday, June 19, 2023, gives a detailed account of how Yvonne Nelson met Sarkodie, who was then an aspiring musician living with his mother in Tema. She said they had a brief affair that resulted in a pregnancy, which she decided to terminate after Sarkodie told her he was not ready to be a father.
She narrated how Sarkodie and his manager accompanied her to a clinic at Mamprobi to get rid of the pregnancy, after she had tried some pills that did not work. She said she regretted her decision and felt betrayed by Sarkodie, who later became one of Ghana’s most successful artists.
The book also exposes other aspects of Yvonne Nelson’s life and career, including her struggles with identity, self-esteem, and fame. She said she wrote the book to share her truth and inspire others who may be going through similar challenges.
The book has generated a lot of reactions on social media, with some people expressing sympathy for Yvonne Nelson, while others criticizing her for revealing such personal information about Sarkodie.
Yvonne’s pregnancy and abortion sparked reactions from Ghanaians on social media.