Ghanaian Construction Labourer Cries To God For A Breakthrough: "Please Bless Me"

Ghanaian Construction Labourer Cries To God For A Breakthrough: "Please Bless Me"

  • A heartbreaking video of a man praying for God's intervention in his life has caused a stir online
  • In the video making rounds on social media, the young man, a construction labourer, went on his knees to ask God to bless him
  • His video touched many people online as they thronged the comment section to encourage and wish him well

A Ghanaian man who seemed beaten down by life has taken to his knees to plead for God's divine intervention.

The unidentified man, who works as a construction labourer, popularly referred to in Ghanaian local parlance as "wala-tu-wala- sa", said he is in desperate need of relief from his life struggles.

Construction labourer asks God for favour
A man working on a construction site Photo credit: Getty Images
Source: UGC

A video spotted online by showed the man collecting sand from a heap from one end to the other, using a wheelbarrow and shovel.

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After fetching the sand for a while, the young pulsed momentarily and went down on his knees to beg God for a breakthrough to end his suffering.

"Father lord, please bless me, I have suffered, I'm tired, please come to my aid,: he said.

He further appealed to any member of the general public who chances on his video to intercede on his behalf for God's favour to locate him.

"I beg you, I'm on my knees, please appeal to God to bless me. Tell God how much I have suffered on this earth. It's not easy at all. This is not a job for any human being to do, but it is only three people who are doing this job," he added.

The video caused an emotional stir online

The construction labourer's video caused an emotional stir on social media, with many of the netizens asking him never to give up God.

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@awuben07 said:

"it is not about God br, it is your mind, when the mind grows the body will enjoy."

@Football::heritage replied:

When it get’s to a time where you keep on grinding and yet you yield no results,that’s when you’ll know it’s about God but not your mind. Besides who even gives wisdom? but for now, ENJOY!!

@wizzyboi also said:

"this hurt, am even crying listen to him."

Gifty Adunarh replied:

"Awww sorry, it is well."

@kpegloisaac3 commented:

"He will bless u ok don’t worry God is not asleep."

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In the video, he lamented over Ghana's economic situation, which, according to him, has made life unbearable, pleading with God for his situation by blessing him an opportunity to move abroad.


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Salifu Bagulube Moro (Human-Interest Editor) Salifu Bagulube Moro is a Human Interest Editor at He has over six years of experience in journalism. He graduated from the Ghana Institute of Journalism in 2018, where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Studies with a specialization in Journalism. Salifu previously worked with Opera News as a Content Management Systems (CMS) Editor. He also worked as an Online Reporter for the news portal, as well as with the Graphic Communications Group Limited as a National Service Person. Email: