It is usually said that when the use of a thing is not known then insult is inevitable. This is the case of veteran Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu who was arrested on the streets of Anambra for wearing a regalia interpreted by the Nigerian Army to be a Biafra flag.
Popular Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, has reportedly made a statement supporting the secession of the Igbo people from Nigeria. Recall that he was previously arrested some time ago by military operatives at Onitcha, Anambra state and was later handed over to the DSS. This was done on suspicion of his membership of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).
On the seventh of this month, news of the arrest of a famous Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, in Anambra State broke out in the media, and the video of how the incident transpired immediately flooded the internet. According to the Nigerian army that arrested him, the veteran entertainer was seen inciting the public about Biafra Nation along Upper Iweka, in Onitsha, Anambra State.
The popular Nollywood actor by name, Chiwetalu Agu has revealed that people are begging him to contest for Enugu state Governorship election. Following his release from detention, Some group of journalists have been seeking his opinion as regards circumstances surrounding his arrest and release from detention. In his interview with the BBC Broadcast, which was held on 15th of October 2021.
Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, in an interview with ADELANI ADEPEGBA narrated his experience in the custody of the military and the Department of State Services in Abuja after he was arrested for putting on an attire that is associated with the Indigenous People of Biafra. According to Agu, he said:
Chiwetalu Agu, a well-known Nollywood actor, has disclosed that people are pushing him to run for Governor of Enugu State. Following his release from jail, a number of journalists approached him for comment on the circumstances surrounding his arrest and release. On the 15th of October 2021, he gave an interview to the BBC Broadcast.
I have read a few posts about the release of Nollywood actor, Mr. Chiwetalu Agu. The posts by either mischievous or misinformed persons, if not addressed, will likely land more persons in trouble. Mr. Agu actually made a deal before his release, and it is sad I have not read it anywhere online.
Chiwetalu Agu in an interview with BBC Igbo has revealed that the Igbos are asking him to contest for Governor in Enugu State. This revelation has really caused a lot of reactions online and many Nigerians shared their opinion on this issue. According to chiwetalu Agu, he declined the offer of contesting for a governor.
A well known Nollywood actor Chiwetalu was recently arrested and released by the DSS operatives. Shortly after he was released, he made it known that Nigeria has nothing for the Igbos. Based on this statement that was made by Chiwetalu Agu, I don't think that he is right for saying that.
The Northern part of Nigeria for some time now has been hit with the plagues of banditry. Bandits seemed to be carrying out their attacks with impunity and it looked like they are determined to become the new lord of North West if they are not stopped by the Nigerian government.
Veteran Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu in an interview after he was released from the custody of the Department of State Service revealed that some people are advising him to consider running as a gubernatorial candidate in Enugu state. [Photo Credit: Google] But there seems to be one stumbling block should he decide to listen to the voice of the people.
Last Thursday, October 7th, 2020, the story of a Veteran Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, filled the air. The Nigerian celebrity and cypress was arrested in Onitsha for putting on an outfit that is against the law. While talking about the incident in an interview with interview, Chiwetalu Agu mentioned some vital things that needed attention.
Photo Credit: Google Nigeria Has Nothing For Igbos- Chiwetalu Agu Photo Credit: SaharaReporters Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu has supported the call for the breakup of Nigeria for peace to reign. Agu was arrested in Onitsha, Anambra State by soldiers last week for putting on a Biafran outfit and subsequently conveyed to the Nigerian Army headquarters, Enugu.
Chiwetalu Agu, the popular Nigerian Nollywood actor is well known for his comic movies in the Nigerian movie industry. However, recently he was arrested by the Nigerian Army for putting up an attire that seems to be like the Biafran raggalia. After much questioning by the Nigerian Army, he was released and set free.
Chiwetalu Agu, the popularly known Nigerian Nollywood actor few days ago was arrested by the Nigerian Army for appearing in an attire that looks like the Biafran raggalia. After his arrest by the Nigerian Army upon, he was taken to the Army headquaters for questioning upon which he revealed that the attire he is wearing is not a Biafran attire, but an attire that depicts the rising sun.After his release by the Nigerian Army headquarters was later rearrested by the DSS, the Nigerian secret police for more investigations, fortunately for him, he was also released.
If you asked me whether a highly profiled actor like Chiwetalu Agu should have asked for Nigeria to split, I should perhaps have been surprised, because the thought of anything of sorts, shouldn't have been projected from the veteran actor, given his vast years of experience and knowledge.
It is no longer a strange news that Chiwetalu Agu was arrested days ago, following some allegations that he was putting on a particular outfit with the rising sun inscription. The popular actor who was arrested by the Nigerian Army, later got his freedom but however got apprehended by the DSS again, before he eventually got his final released.
Recall, that Chiwetalu Agu, was recently arrested by the Nigerian Military in Onitsha Anambra state, for putting on a Biafran outfit. He was soon released and later rearrested by the DSS, who transferred him to Abuja, for further interrogation. Although he has now been also released by the DSS.
Chiwetalu Agu, a veteran actor in the Nigerian Nollywood Entertainment Industry has been reported to have made some statements after his arrest and release some days back. Among other statements he made in one of the videos that went viral online, he allegedly said that it is better Nigeria split up rather than remain one.
About a week ago, veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu was arrested by the Nigerian Army for allegedly wearing a Biafra regila, but was later released. Photo credit :Google However after the release, Chiwetalu Agu stated in an interview that it is better for Nigeria to split.