Scores of hard-pressed Ghanaian youths are scrambling for fertility hospitals to donate their sperm after reports of large amounts of money being paid to donors.
A Ghanaian young man made the revelation in a special feature by TV3 that went viral on social media after disclosing that he donates sperm for a fee of GH¢2,500 every week.
The feature by Emmanuel Samani dubbed “Man Assisted Babies” was aired on the primetime news programme News360 Saturday, January 14, 2023.
The film was aimed at exploring semen and egg donations in Ghana which has become the means of survival for many unemployed youths who have to make ends meet.
"I donate my sperm for GHC 2500 every week " – Curtis Jackson
— #TV3@25 (@tv3_ghana) January 15, 2023
Following the broadcast, a number of youths have been scouring for health facilities in the business to empty their scrotal sacks in exchange for their financial freedom.
To this end, a Ghanaian health educator and researcher identified as Dr Paul Adu has taken to Twitter to share a list of fertility hospitals to save many the headache.
Below are 8 fertility hospitals, according to Dr Adu, who may be of help with sperm donation and their locations.