Veteran CNN anchor and former host of “Sex and Love around the world” ,Christiane Amanpour told viewers Monday that she has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer.

According to her, she had gone through a successful operation to get raid of it and she’s currently undergoing chemotherapy.

I’ve had successful major surgery to remove it, and I’m now undergoing several months of chemotherapy for the very best possible long-term prognosis, and I’m confident,” she said. “I’m also fortunate to have health insurance through work and incredible doctors who are treating me.”

She said she was sharing her news “in the interest of transparency, but in truth, really, mostly, as a shoutout to early diagnosis.”

She urged women to get regular screenings, listen to their bodies and “ensure that your legitimate medical concerns are not dismissed or diminished.”

Most Ghanaians know Christian Amanpour from her interview with Moesha Budoung. Amanpour was in Ghana to record her netflix series “Sex and Love”.

Her interview with Moesha Buduong became the talk of town when the Ghanaian made certain uncomfortable revelations about how she made it in Ghana.