Reports say that a 33-year-old man who makes coffins but is having trouble selling them went to a nearby hospital to take the drips off of cholera patients who were being treated there.
This is said to have happened in Limbe, a city on the coast of Cameroon’s South-West Region.
He didn’t get lucky because he was caught by one of the nurses on duty when he tried to run away.
He was taken into custody right away, and the hospital staff called the police to come and take him away.
This crazy and strange news story was shared on Twitter by Mikozi Network, a news site based in Cameron.
As of the time this article was written, the tweet had over 4,000 likes and over 500 comments from people who were all shocked.