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Veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu re-arrested by DSS

The Actors Guild of Nigeria has confirmed that Nollywood veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu, has been re-arrested by men of the Department of State Services.

AGN President, Emeka Rollas, made the confirmation on Friday night. 

According to him, the actor was arrested by the secret police shortly after he was released by the Nigerian Army on Friday afternoon. October 8.

Rollas said, “The AGN is aware that the DSS has picked up Chiwetalu Agu after the Nigerian Army arrested him.

“We are currently working on securing his release.”

Nollywood veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu dressed in an outfit made with the Biafran flag

The veteran actor was first arrested at Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra State, on Thursday, October 7, by the Nigerian Army for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag.

He was accused of soliciting support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. 

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