Walewale: Alleged mentally impaired man climbs and relaxes on high tension cables, video causes stir

Walewale: Alleged mentally impaired man climbs and relaxes on high tension cables, video causes stir

  • The alleged mentally impaired man was filmed hanging on high tension cables
  • The strange incident reportedly happened in Walewale in the Northern Region
  • In a viral online, a voice running commentary claim he had been hanging on the high tension pole for hours

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A man suspected to be mentally impaired has been filmed hanging on high tension feeder cables in Walewale in the North East Region.

In a viral video online, the alleged mentally challenged man can be seen relaxing as though he was taking a nap.

While it is not clear which day he climbed the high tension, an eyewitness running commentary over the clip disclosed that he climbed the pole in the morning and had since been hanging on top of the wires for hours.

Walewale: Alleged mentally impaired man climbs and relaxes on high tension cables, video causes stir
Walewale: Alleged mentally impaired man climbs and relaxes on high tension cables, video causes stir. Image: crabbimedia
Source: UGC

Residents in Walewale where the incident happened had pleaded with him to get down, but their efforts proved futile, according to a man who spoke in the clip.

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YEN.com.gh sighted the video after the Joy FM/TV producer, Victor Branchie shared the clip along with a caption that reads:

''While we lock the sea with a key, even though the waves are cropping in under the locked door, an alleged mad man has made it to the middle of electrical wires on high tension.''

His post has gathered some interesting remarks and questions from his followers.

Watch the video below:

Interesting comments:

Ataa Borketey Manison said:

''This country is a whole reality show .''
Commenting on the post, Fred Duhoe asked:

''Charley, how do I get Togo visa?''

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Ghanaian neurosurgeon gazetted by the WFNS

Earlier YEN.com.gh reported Ghanaian resident neurosurgeon, Isabella Opoku, has been gazetted by the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS), reports yfmghana.com.

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Opoku's accomplishments earned her the attention of the highest neurosurgical organisation in the world even before completing her specialisation programme.

She makes history as the first person and woman to be gazetted by the WFNS ahead of completing the specialisation programme.

John Dumelo speaks amid Ejuja shooting

In a separate story, John Dumelo has expressed concerns about his safety to protest against the ruling government without being shot and killed as a result.

The Ghanaian politician and actor's comments follow the recent shooting of protesting youth in the Ejura Sekyedumase District, killing two young men and injuring at least four others.

In a tweet, the 2020 National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate for Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency wrote:

''I just hope one day I can demonstrate against this government and not be shot and killed. #FixTheCountry #JusticeForKaaka.''

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