My Father Ran Away When My Mother Got Pregnant – Dada Boat Recounts Sad Story

Veteran Ghanaian actor Mikki Osei Berko popularly known as Dada Boat has recounted how he lived without a father whilst growing up.

The ace broadcaster and Ghanaian actor cum media personality, has in a recent interview on TV XYZ’s Legend Show revealed his father disappeared when his mother was pregnant, leaving his mum whom singlehandedly took care of him. He however revealed that he made up with his father some 8 year ago.

“I’m not saying [this] to damn my father. But meeting him in 2012 was the first time I met and interacted with him I didn’t know him till, in 2012, I looked for him,” the veteran actor said on TV XYZ’s Legends show.

In a report by, he recounted that

“My mother was pregnant when he left and never showed up, but I knew some of his relatives including former Supreme Court Justice, Justice Brobbey — He’s my father’s uncle”.

He later added that his father’s uncle linked him to his father.

“I tried contacting him whilst growing up, then, eventually, he got to know who I am and he linked me up to my father. So, I saw my father in 2012,” he told Agyemang Prempeh the host of the show.


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