We celebrate them everyday and it’s quite disheartening when we hear of them involved in bad situations. Their lives and careers demand that they move all over the place for one thing or the other.
Accidents do occur and unfortunately, these Ghanaian celebs got caught in various accidents in the line of duty. We thank God that no one lost his life and they are all back to work and doing well.
Below are 8 Ghanaian celebs who got involved in accidents this year.
It was a minor accident with no injuries. The actor, who turned 31 on February 2, was involved in the accident the same day at American House in East Legon, when a mini pick-up truck hit the right bumper of his Toyota Tundra.
He posted the following message on his Instagram page: “Time is 9:34 am. The devil is a liar……some dude just ran into me. At least let me celebrate my birthday finish eh. The agenda for the day will still continue……Thanks to the Ghana police for the swift response……” he said.
The beautiful Ghanaian actress got involved in an accident on the GIMPA road in July of this year whiles returning from a movie set. According to her, she was coming from the set of movie, ‘Dream Realities’ around 2 am when the incident occurred. She narrated that she was from UPSA when a KIA truck carrying a kiosk collided with her car.
The kiosk which was on the truck, fell on her car and her windscreen crashed on her. Her screams attracted another driver who carried her to the hospital. She got bruised on her face and her eye which was blood shot.
Doctor’s initially feared that splinters of broken glass from the windscreen may have fallen on her eye. Even though the hit and run driver has since not been seen, Vicky has recovered fully from the accident and her eye and face are perfect.
Vivian Jill Lawrence
The Kumawood star was driving from Kumasi to Accra when the incident occurred around Amasaman in October this year. Even though details with regards to how the accident occurred never came out, sources indicated that the car of the actress somersaulted resulting in injuries to her.
She was sent to the 37 Military for treatment and later discharged to go continue treatment and recovery at home in Kumasi. She has since recovered fully and recently showed us her beautiful self in new photos posted on her social media platform.
‘The Mansa and Brother Brother’ hitmaker was involved in an accident with his Black Legendary Music crew when they were returning from a show in Mampong in September. The accident occurred after the toll booth on the Aburi highway. Two vehicles of the team, a Toyota Corolla and a Jaguar got damaged in the accident. According to sources, the Corolla hit the Jaguar from behind. Thankfully, no member of the team got injured in the accident.
Kofi Okyere Darko
The accident occurred at dawn of 1st April and was initially considered an April fool prank by Ghanaians, unfortunately, it wasn’t. The radio and television personality affectionately called KOD, was indeed involved in an accident on the N1 motorway.
His Jaguar saloon car got completely damaged when he crashed into another vehicle on the N1 motorway. He was admitted at the 37 Military Hospital. He got discharged days later and he has fully recovered and back to work.
Controversial musician, Barima Sidney was involved in an accident on farmers day this year with his newly acquired Range Rover. He was on his way to Tamale with his personal assistant when the incident occurred.
According to him in an interview after the accident indicated that the bonnet of the Range Rover, caused the accident. He said the bonnet which wasn’t well closed, opened whiles he was driving and hit the windscreen causing the accident.
Ghanaian hiplife star, Kontihene was involved in an accident in February this year whiles on his way to a radio station to promote his song, Dedeede. The accident occurred when a long bus run into the musicians Lexus causing damage to the bumper and headlight of the vehicle. He was also reported to have suffered minor injuries.
Yaa Pono was involved in an accident somewhere in June whiles on his way to Koforidua for an event. The rapper after the incident shared a photo of it on Instagram with the caption; “Thnx to God for his mercies.”