A middle-aged-looking Ghanaian man has reportedly climbed a high-tension pole at Kasoa, a community in the Central Region.
His decision was to protest the current economic hardship in the country, eyewitness accounts said.
In Viral video published on social Media, the man was seen quickly climbing the high-tension pole as bystanders made many pleas in attempts to get him down.
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Also in the video, a vehicle of the Ghana Police Service could be seen, creating the impression that the police officers were on the scene to help get the man off the pole before he endangered his life even more.
A journalist, Kwaku Asante, who shared the video on Twitter, said that the man climbed the pole because he was fed up with life.
“A man has climbed the high tension poles in Kasoa and, according to eyewitnesses, says he won’t come down despite the police on site. He says he’s tired of life and the economy,” Asante tweeted.
A gentleman and a lady were also heard screaming telling the man to stop fooling as Christmas is new. The lady couldn’t hold it as she the guy was electrocuted dying instantly
The Ghana Police Service has not commented on the incident yet.
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