COVID-19 lockdown: Ghanaians rain insults on man who wasted water in video because it's free

COVID-19 lockdown: Ghanaians rain insults on man who wasted water in video because it's free

- Ghanaians on social media have shown disdain and hate towards a man who posted a video of himself wasting water

- The video was shared by the gentleman after Ghana's president directed that water should be free for 3 months in a bid to help relief Ghanaians off the burden COVID-19 brings

- The man, luckily for him, did not show his face nor did he speak in the video

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Ghanaians have descended heavily on a man who decided to record himself using tap water without discretion simply because President Akufo-Addo has made it free for 3 months.

In a video sighted by YEN.com.gh on the official Instagram handle of Facts and Truths, the gentleman opened three different taps and had two buckets overflowing, while a wash sink was just flowing away.

Luckily for him, the man who perpetrated the act did not show his face or reveal his voice by speaking but that did not stop him from being heavily attacked by Ghanaians on social media.

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On the night of April 5, 2020, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo gave several relief measures to help Ghanaians as the country struggles to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.

One of them was to provide free water for three months, as water is highly essential to help contain the spread of COVID-19 through constant hand-washing and others.

There were several comments from different people who saw the video. Peal Acquah-Aglona mentioned how inhuman and wicked the gentleman was:

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Ghanaians rain insults on man who posted video wasting water because it's free

SOURCE: UGC
Source: UGC

Jarose Awusi made it clear to the gentleman that Ghana's progress is in our own hands and we should all help rather than made things more difficult:

Ghanaians rain insults on man who posted video wasting water because it's free

SOURCE: UGC
Source: UGC

In other news, more than 200 cases of cerebrospinal meningitis have been recorded in Ghana with 33 Ghanaians confirmed dead in the Upper West Region alone as country battles COVID-19.

In a news report by Citifmonline.com, the Upper West Regional Director of Health, Dr Osei Kuffuor Afreh, mentions that the situation seems to be getting out of hand mainly because of the extreme focus on the coronavirus outbreak in the country.

Dr Osei Kuffuor Afreh indicates that his outfit has intensified education in the region after the 33 cerebrospinal meningitis deaths were recorded.

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