Originally posted by MyJoyOnline | Broadcast

La is a community in Accra which buzzes with life. But beyond its vibrant lifestyles are seething social issues gradually sinking the township.

Teenage pregnancy is one of the many issues the community battles with and Christiana Ayi is one of the many victims.

“I wanted to be a nurse. But because I gave birth, my dreams were crushed,” says the 26-year-old.

10 years ago, Christiana had her life ahead of her. Bursting with dreams and ambitions, she wished to chase the stars and make her mark in her society.