Ama Sumani

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: Ghanaian immigrant who had been received kidney dialysis and terminal cancer treatment in her home country after immigration officials deported her from a Welsh hospital in January 2008, in which more than $70,000 in donations had been raised to pay for the drug she needed to prolong her life (thalidomide), which is not available in Ghana.

 

 

Cause of Death: Renal failure

 

Born: August 28, 1965

 

Died: March 19, 2008

 

Location: Accra, Ghana