Derico Nwamama was one of the most notorious Nigerian armed robber in the early 2000s. During that period, he was described as the king of the underworld in the Eastern part of the country; a clear replication of the likes of notorious criminals like Lawrence Anini who terrorised the old Bendel state in the 1980s.
Shehu Sani has reacted to the arrest of veteran Actor Chiwetalu Agu by Security Officers due to the IPOB regalia he wore and advises those who may still want to wear the same. It could be recalled that on Thursday 7th October, 2021, the Actor who was said to be engaging in charity works at Upper Iweka Road, Onitsha, was arrested by the Officers of the Nigeria Army because of the Biafra colours he wore.
Since the beginning of this year, many Nigerian celebrities have been arrested and detained by security agents for reportedly going against the law. Recently, a popular comic actor, Chinwetalu Agu, was arrested and paraded by men of the Nigerian army for wearing an outfit showing the flag of a proscribed group.
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:
Popular Nigerian news agency, Legit NG, has taken to their official Instagram account to announce the release of a prominent Nigerian actor who was recently arrested by military men. The news agency wrote, "Chiwetaluagu has regained freedom a day after he was seen wearing the Biafran regalia and was arrested by the army."
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.
Barely a few days after the Nigeria Army arrested Veteran Nollywood Actor, Chiwetalu Agu, at the Upper Iweka area of Onitsha, in Anambra state, for adorning himself in an attire designed with the Biafra flag, an unidentified old woman has equally been captured in a viral video, adorned in a similar attire within the same Upper Iweka area of Onitsha.
It is no longers news that veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu has been released by Nigerian Army following his arrest for allegedly wearing outfit linked with proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Agu was arrested by Nigerian Army at Upper Iweka, Onitsha while sharing bread for large number of residents of the State.
Chiwetalu Agu (The popular Actor in Nigeria) has been trending on social media after he was arrested by Nigerian soldiers on Thursday. Chiwetalu Agu was arrested at Onitsha after he was seen wearing a cloth that resembles the symbol of IPOB (Indigenous People Of Biafra) group.
Recently, A group, Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL), which describes itself as the umbrella body of all the youth groups in the southeast geopolitical zone, has condemned the arrest of a veteran movie actor, Chiwetalu Agu. (Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria)
There was a report on the 7th of October 2021 that popular Nigerian actor, Chiwetalu Agu was arrested by some men of the Nigerian Army. The actor who was dressed in Biafran outfit was immediately arrested by the Nigerian Army at Upper Iweka Road, Onitsha, Anambra State.
It's no longer news that veteran Nollywood actor Mr. Chinwetalu Agu had been arrested by the Directorate of State Services (DSS), after he was released by the Nigerian Army, in Onitsha, Anambra State. Many Nigerians including prominent personalities, movie stars and groups, had condemned the rearrest of the veteran movie actor.
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.
It was reported yesterday that a popular Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu was arrested in Onitsha, Anambra State by the Nigerian military for wearing Biafra cloth. The arrest of this popular actor caused several Nigerians to react differently. A day after the veteran actor was arrested, it was again reported that he has been released by the Nigerian Army.
Popular Nigerian actor, Chiwetalu Agu, who was arrested about a week ago for wearing an outfit popularly known to be of Biafran origin, has been released from DSS custody. The actor was released on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, from the headquarters of the secret police in Abuja.
The arrest of veteran nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, by the military has caused mixed reactions from different quarters since it first surfaced online. Photo Credit: Vanguard. Chiwetalu Agu was seen adorning colours associated with proscribed groups in Nigeria; hence his arrest by army operatives yesterday along the popular Upper-Iweka expressway, Onitsha, Anambra State.
Since in the afternoon of yesterday, one of the most trending issues has been the arrest of one of the best Nollywood actors, Chiwetalu Agu, by the Military forces in Onitsha - the capital city of Anambra State. The Military officers had accused the famous award-winning entertainer of campaigning for Biafra, as well as inciting the public against the country.
Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano has assented to and signed the bill to prohibit and abolish open and nomadic Cattle and other livestock grazing and rearing in Anambra State, establish Cattle and other livestock Ranches in the state and to provide for related matters. The signing ceremony was performed today, Friday, 22nd October, 2021 at the Governor's Lodge, Amawbia.
Popular Nollywood actor Chinwetalu Agu has been faced with investigations ever since he was seen wearing the Biafra regalia in public around Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra state. This led to his detention by Nigerian military in Onitsha, Anambra state, where he was held for one night before being freed after significant intervention from friends, family, and attorneys.
The governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the November 6 governorship political race in Anambra State, Senator Andy Uba will on Tuesday start off lobbies for an opportunity to take over the reigns of leadership from Governor Willie Obiano. Uba had fourteen days prior suspended the banner off of his governorship campaign in honour of late Prof Dora Akunyili's significant other, Dr Chike Akunyili, who was killed by unkonwn assailants.