Adjetey Annan Shares The Hilarious Story Behind His Nickname “Pusher

Ghanaian actor Adjetey Annan has finally shared the hilarious story behind his famous nickname, Pusher.

The name became so popular in the late 90’s and early 2000’s with the hit series ‘Things We Do For Love’ with the likes of Jackie Appiah.

Nevertheless elaborating on how he got the name Pusher, he revealed that his car broke down in the middle of traffic, and therefore he had to get down and push it.


While pushing it a trotro mate saw him and started ‘Pusher Pusher’ amid chants from the passengers.

He adopted the name afterwards .



Adjetey Anang (born 8 July 1973) is a Ghanaian actor, popularly known as Pusher, which was his screen name in the television series Things we do for love. He is married to Elom Anang and they have a son.

He has featured in many Ghanaian movies, including Deadly Voyage, A String in a tale, The Perfect Picture and others. He has also featured in a Dutch movie titled Slavery.



By Afia Owusu/|Ghana

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