Very sad: Man died hours after he fell from scaffold.


A young man who is believed to be in his early 40s lost his life after he fell from scaffold when trying to fix an air-condition.

The deceased, whose name was identified as Jonas Dogbey, popularly known as Tekpo, is a resident of Dodowa a suburb of Accra and a staff of an air-conditioning services and installation company in Tema, Accra.

Between the hours of 2 and 3pm on Wednesday, 28th April 2021, Jonas is reported to have fallen from a scaffold which he has climbed to undertake an installation work in a warehouse in Tema. His other colleagues after noticing his fall rushed to his aid and realized that there was blood oozing from his nose, ears and mouth.

He was then rushed to the 37 military hospital in Accra for treatment and later referred to the Korle- Bu Teaching Hospital. After about 4 hours of efforts from the the medical team to revive him, he gave up his ghost.

His body is currently deposited at the Korle-Bu Morgue. The Police have started investigations on the cause of his death. May his soul rest in peace.