Soldier 'spirit child' shows survival through art
26 November 2013 Last updated at 15:46 GMT
Paul Apowida is a soldier and accomplished painter whose first book has just been published.
But his life - which has been so rich and varied - was nearly snuffed out soon after it began.
Attempts were made to kill him as a baby because he was labelled a "spirit child" - a youngster possessed by an evil force.
BBC Africa's Akwasi Sarpong reports.