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Reactions as AGN President, Emeka Rollas Warns That Nollywood Is Not A Dumping Ground For Evictees

The national President of Actors' Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Emeka Rollas has made it clear that Nollywood is not a dumping ground for evictees. (Photo credit: Emeka Rollas' Instagram page) He took to his official Instagram page on Sunday night, September 5, 2021, to make this known.

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Reactions as AGN President, Emeka Rollas Warns That Nollywood Is Not A Dumping Ground For Evictees

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Nkechi Blessing, Uche, others react as Destiny Etiko stuns in new photos on Instagram.

The Unlimited Drama Doll as she's fondly called, Destiny Etiko caused the internet to bubble as she took to social media to share some beautiful photos. Destiny Etiko is one of the Nigerian most talented actresses. She registered with the Actors Guild of Nigeria and kick-started her acting career professionally in 2011 while she was still a student.

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Nkechi Blessing, Uche, others react as Destiny Etiko stuns in new photos on Instagram.

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Two Things To Note As Chiwetalu Agu Regains Freedom A Day After His Arrest

Popular Nollywood actor by the name Chiwetalu Agu was arrested yesterday at Onitsha in Anambra state, this was after he was seen wearing an outfit which looked similar to the Biafran flag. According to reports by the army, he was soliciting for support from people around him for the Biafran movement.

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Two Things To Note As Chiwetalu Agu Regains Freedom A Day After His Arrest

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AGN Secures Chiwetalu Agu’s Release From DSS Custody

Image credit: Vanguard News The Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN on Tuesday secured the release of Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, from the Department of State Services on Tuesday. Recall that he was arrested by Nigerian Army on October 7, 2021 but was later handed over the DSS for further investigations and prosecution.

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AGN Secures Chiwetalu Agu’s Release From DSS Custody

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BREAKING: DSS Finally Releases Nollywood Actor Chiwetalu Agu

The Actors Guild of Nigeria said it has secured the release of Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, from the Department of State Services (DSS). This happened on Tuesday, 12 October, 2021.The AGN ( Actors Guide of Nigeria ) made this known in a statement posted on its official Instagram page.

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BREAKING: DSS Finally Releases Nollywood Actor Chiwetalu Agu

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Another Popular Nollywood Actress, Doris Chima Is Dead

A popular Nollywood Star Actress Doris Chima is dead. The actress reportedly died at the age of 63 after a prolonged sickness of the cancer of the breast. Until her death, she was a founding member of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) and also the former vice chairperson of AGN, Lagos State chapter.

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Another Popular Nollywood Actress, Doris Chima Is Dead

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Chiwetalu Agu Released From Army Custody

The Nollywood legend, Chiwetalu Agu, has been released from the Nigerian Army‘s custody a day after he was arrested for putting on an outfit with appearance to the Biafran flag. This was made known to the general public through an Instagram video posted by Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike, on his Instagram page, where Agu was filmed with two representatives from the Actors Guild of Nigeria.

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Chiwetalu Agu Released From Army Custody

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Actors Guild Of Nigeria React To The Arrest Of Their Member, Chiwetalu Agu

With regards to the arrest of the popular Nollywood superstar, Chiwetalu Agu by the troop of the Nigerian army for adorning himself with the Biafra flag, the President Of Actors Guild Of Nigeria has reacted over his arrest on Thursday, 7th of October, 2021. The veteran actor was allegedly arrested on account of the fact that he was soliciting support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) group.

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Actors Guild Of Nigeria React To The Arrest Of Their Member, Chiwetalu Agu

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3 Other Ways Jim Iyke Could Have Dealt With Uche Maduagwu Without Engaging Him In A Physical Fight

Nigeria has just witnessed another celebrity fight as it has now become a common trend among celebrities. This fight occurred between a popular Nigerian actor Jim Iyke and another actor Uche Maduagwu. It all began when Uche Maduagwu made accusations against Jim Iyke in a video that went viral online.

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3 Other Ways Jim Iyke Could Have Dealt With Uche Maduagwu Without Engaging Him In A Physical Fight

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DSS Release Chinwetalu Agu After Five Days In Custody

The Department of State Services (DSS) has released actress Chiwetalu Agu, who was arrested after being released by soldiers on October 8th. Ejezie Emeka Rollas, the National President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, verified his ultimate release. Chinwetalu Agu's nightmare began on October 7th, when he was assaulted by soldiers in Onitsha's Upper Iweka neighborhood for wearing Biafra insignia.

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DSS Release Chinwetalu Agu After Five Days In Custody

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BBNaija S6: “Nollywood not a dumping ground for evicted housemates.”– AGN president

Photo credit: @emekarollas IG Mr. Emeka Rollas, the National President Actors Guild of Nigeria has stated that Nollywood is not the dumping ground of Big Brother Naija evicted housemates. The actor made this known on his Instagram page on Sunday after some evicted contestants indicated interests in pursuing a career in acting.

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BBNaija S6: “Nollywood not a dumping ground for evicted housemates.”– AGN president

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Veteran Actor, Chiwetalu Agu All Smiles As He's Finally Released From Detention

Today, Tuesday October 12th, The Actors Guild of Nigeria have managed to secure the release of veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu from the Department of state services. Mr. Agu who was earlier forcefully detained by the Nigerian Army on October 7th, 2021 for putting on a Biafra outfit while donating and distributing some relief items to the poor, the army had earlier accused the nollywood actor of acts terrorism, he was later handed over to the Department of state services for further investigation.

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Veteran Actor, Chiwetalu Agu All Smiles As He's Finally Released From Detention

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Another Nollywood Actor passes away.

With a heavy heart, the Actors Guild of Nigeria announced the death of Nollywood actor and chairman of the Board of Trustees, Actors Guild of Nigeria, Prince Ifeanyi Dike, who died in Lagos today, August 27. The handsome and energetic actor has been down battling a kidney-related ailment since 2011 after which he underwent a successful kidney transplant in India.

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Another Nollywood Actor passes away.

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BBNaija: Nollywood not a dumping ground for evicted housemates – AGN President, Emeka Rollas

The National President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Emeka Rollas has thrown cold water on some of the evicted housemates of the ongoing Big Brother Naija reality TV show who had indicated an interest in joining Nollywood. Rollas declared: “Nollywood! Not a dumping ground for evictees!!!

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BBNaija: Nollywood not a dumping ground for evicted housemates – AGN President, Emeka Rollas

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Bbnaija: "Nollywood is not a dumping ground for evictees" - President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria

Following the recent eviction of four Big Brother Naija shine ya eyes housemates, namely, Tega, Boma, Michael and Peace, Emeka Rollas, the president of the Actors Guild of Nigeria has come out to make a statement regarding it. In one of his recent post on social media, Emeka Rollas stated that the Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood is not a place for Big Brother Naija evictees.

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President of Actors Guild of Nigeria Secures Release of Chinwetalu Agu

Since yesterday the members of Actors Guild of Nigeria(AGN), Association of Movie Producers(AMP) have been making moves to secure the release of their colleague and veteran and today according to a press release by actors Guild of Nigeria's director of communications Monalisa Chinda, Chief Chinwetalu Agu has been released to the association led by Mr Emeka Rollas through His SA Steve Eboh who confirmed the release.

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President of Actors Guild of Nigeria Secures Release of Chinwetalu Agu

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"We would take action against persons profiling Actresses for Blackmail." -- Emeka Rollas

The National President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Chief 'Emeka Rollas Ejezie' has revealed that the guild will no longer tolerate the act of blackmailing actresses with private chats anymore. He made this known in an update on his Instagram page. The actor noted that events of the past few days have shown that actors are now marked for blackmail under the guise of a failed relationship.

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Actress Mary Njoku Reacts After AGN President Said Nollywood Is Not A Dumping Site For BBN Evictees

Actress Mary Njoku has reacted to the statement made by AGN President about those evicted from Big Brother Naija. Recall that the President of Actors' Guild of Nigeria, Emeka Rollas, said that Nollywood is not a dumping site for those evicted from BBNaija. However, the statement did not go well with Mary Njoku as she laid out several reasons why the industry is a "home to all".

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Actress Mary Njoku Reacts After AGN President Said Nollywood Is Not A Dumping Site For BBN Evictees

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"Nollywood is not a dumping ground for Bbnaija Evictees" - AGN President reveals

The Nigerian Movie Industry is arguably one of the biggest Entertainment platforms in the world. Nollywood has given so many people the opportunity to showcase their hidden talents and earn a living. Bbnaija is also of TV shows that helps Nigerian youths to showcase themselves to a vast number of audience.

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"Nollywood Is Not A Dumping Ground For BBN Evictees" -President Of The Actors Guild Of Nigeria Says

Following the eviction of some of the Big Brother Naija housemates last night, the president of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Mr. Emeka Rollas has noted that Nollywood would not accept some of these evicted housemates to play some movie roles in the industry. There is no doubt that Mr. Emeka was referring to Boma and one of the evicted female housemates, Tega.

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