I was paralyzed for almost 5 years-Kwadwo Nkansah Lilwin

Kwadwo Nkansah known in showbiz circles as Lilwin, who has won the hearts of many Ghanaians with his witty antics and jargons has made another shocking revelation.

Speaking on Kwame Adinkra on Abusua fm, when he was there to outdoor his new single “I dont think far, I don’t think madness”made those revelations.Diving into his past and revealing how he rose to fame stated that, it wasn’t easy for him in his childhood.

He said ” I was paralyzed for almost 4 to 5 years and many people never thought I will not rise again.My mother was always there for me and supported me in prayers.

He continued that, he got his healing through his sacrifices and prayers.”I like giving out to people and I’m always charitable , through prayers , I got my healing.It hasn’t been easy from the start as people think. I have pass through tough times and by the grace of God I’m where I am today.

This isn’t the first time Lilwin has been injured or paralyzed , he was in a wheelchair for five months after surviving an accident on set last year.

Explaining what really happened, Lilwin, real name Kojo Nkansah, told Showbiz, he was playing the role of an armed robber and had to jump from a roof top only for him to be hanged in the air by a rope tied to his leg.

“But for the timely intervention of other actors on set who rushed me to the hospital, I don’t think I would have been alive by now. What happened was really serious and I thank God for my life” he said.

Known for movies like Azonto Ghost, Me Lawyer Akasa, Fisherman and Big Boy Weezy , Lilwin said despite being in the wheelchair, he is still able to shoot movies.

“Any movie you will see Lilwin in it in a wheel chair is real. I have shot movies in the wheelchair and I am glad producers love how I acted,” he said.

Many were disappointed Lilwin could not show up for Latif Abubakar’s latest play Mallams and Pastors and he explained that he was still recovering from his accident so there was no way he could have turned up for the event.

“I apologise to my fans for not showing up for the play but it was not my fault because the organisers knew I was not fit to be in the play. I was prepared to wow my fans last weekend but my condition would not allow me,” he explained.

Lilwin who has won the hearts of many Ghanaians with his witty antics said he was grateful to Ghanaians for supporting him and making him their number one comedian.

“I don’t joke with my fans at all because they made me who I am today and I will forever remain grateful to them. I might not be well but I hope to recover soon and give Ghanaians the best of me,” he added.


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