Prototypically, children below a certain age and very elderly people are the ones who would normally lose their way back home when they go to town on their own.
These reports of missing persons quickly gets security personnel, family members and volunteers spring up into action in frantic efforts to find them.
Normally, the case is reported to the police and they put out information to some media outlets to help find the missing people.
Nowadays, it has become a trend to find printed photos of and information of missing people being posted on street corners and in many places that would catch the eye of people to also help find them.
With the advancement in technology, family members of missing people post photos of their missing relative on social media and have the photos shared until the missing person is found.
One such incident sighted by YEN.com.gh was a photo of a fetish priest who had been reported missing.
Normally, a fetish priest is part of the go-to people when it comes to missing persons so to have one missing was quite bizarre.
The photo showed the fetish priest, Okomfo Kwame Samuel dressed in his traditional clothes and held some of the items for his practice.
Okomfo Kwame Samuel, as shown in the photo that has already started going viral on social media, sported dreadlocks.
The makers of the poster added contact numbers they wanted volunteers to call should they set eyes on the traditional priest anywhere.
More often than not, these missing persons are found faster with the help of all available avenues at their disposal in recent times.
In Ghana, it is deemed that traditional priests wield a lot of respect and power since they represent the gods among humans.
It is yet to be ascertained how he managed to get himself into such a situation or if he has actually been found.
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