Andrew Johns hits a huge corner in his battle with epilepsy after having suffered multiple attacks – because it has been revealed that he and Shane Warne are working together on a special project
- Andrew Johns returned his driver's license after he lost it through attacks
- John has epilepsy and has imposed a six-month ban after an episode in December
- After he has passed the conditions for roads and maritime services, Johns drives again
- He will also host a new podcast with Australian cricket legend Shane Warne
Rugby League immortal Andrew Johns has won a call to have his driver's license repaired after being banned for his susceptibility to epileptic seizures.
The 45-year-old lost his driver's license in December 2018 after receiving an epileptic seizure in a cafe in Yamba on the north coast of New South Wales.
According to the NSW rules for maintenance, the Johns driving license was automatically banned for six months as a safety measure.
"I have my freedom back and it is unreal," John said The Daily Telegraph.
Andrew Johns (pictured with partner Kate Kendall) restored his driver's license after being banned for seizures
& # 39; There are no restrictions and I can drive whenever I want. & # 39;
& # 39; The old Opal card has been slid to the back of my wallet. & # 39;
Johns applied for his license again earlier this year and was rejected, allowing him to rely on his partner Kate Kendall and a combination of friends, public transportation and sharing journeys for transportation.
To get a driver's license back, the candidate must go for six months without seizure and be able to provide proof of medication and medical supervision and treatment.
Johns was able to withstand the conditions for Roads and Maritime Services this week and is now behind the wheel again.
& # 39; I can understand why they make it so long, you have to protect other motorists, & # 39; said Johns.
& # 39; Once I got the support of my neurospecialist and a lawyer from Brydens Lawyers, we managed. & # 39;
& # 39; It's a huge relief for my family. & # 39;
It was also revealed that Johns is planning a new project.
The former Newcastle star will organize a podcast with Australian cricket legend Shane Warne.
Shane Warne (photo) will organize a new podcast with Andrew Johns
Warne and Johns have both commented on their respective sport for years with Channel 9, with Johns once being confronted with an over from Warne & # 39; s bowling at The Cricket Show.
Johns posted an Instagram photo after their exchange, where Warne knocked Johns in during one of his deliveries.
& # 39; Dream that comes true must face the king, & # 39; placed Johns.
& # 39; I have one where it hurts. People told me to play with Warnie, wear protection. & # 39;
The link to the podcast was created by rugby league legend Paul & # 39; Chief & # 39; Harrogan and Warne, who spent time together in South Africa filming the reality TV show & # 39; I & # 39; a Celebrity, Get Me Out From Here! & # 39;
The combination of Shane Warne and Andrew Johns (both pictured) was conceived by rugby league legend Paul & # 39; Chief & # 39; Hogan and Warne as they filmed & I'm a celebrity, get me out of here! & # 39;
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