For the first six years of his life, David enjoyed a happy and supportive upbringing in a village in Ghana. But then, his father fell ill and died – and David’s life was upended. Unable to support seven children, David’s mother sent him to labor on dangerous fishing boats on Lake Volta.
“I did not agree to go, but I had no choice than to go with the man,” David recalls. Life on the lake was brutal. “Sometimes they beat me with read more >