The story of retired Ghanaian footballer, Nii Odartey Lamptey is one that breaks the hearts of many anytime it is retold as he found out that the children he was raising with his wife from birth was not his biological children.
As reported earlier, the Court of Appeal threw out an appeal by his ex-wife, Gloria who was praying to court demanding to own the 7-bedroom- house he owns in East Legon, Accra.
Meanwhile, Nii Odartey Lamptey has not been living in the said house as he revealed on radio during an interview with Accra-based Angel FM that he has been living in a rented apartment for the past eight years.
According to him, his ex-wife, Gloria has hijacked the house and has refused him access to the precincts which forced him to look for an alternative place of abode.
The embittered father of three who was hit with a plague of marriage crisis seem to be living a life of constant sorrow and regret as he disclosed that he has been crying in his room when he is alone in his room sometimes,
“I have been renting for the past 8 years now since the first ruling, while my ex-wife is living in my 7-bedroom house at East Legon in addition to the 4-bedroom house sha has already been given.”
“Sometimes, I shed tears when I am alone in my room. My children encourage and ask me not to cry again,” he said.