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Actors guild raises concern on insecurity

Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornel. Photo: Muzha Kucha

The whereabouts of Nollywood actors Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornel, who were kidnapped on Friday, July 29, 2022 while leaving a filming location in Ozalla, Enugu state, are still unknown.

The infamous actors have been held captive for over three days, and their captors are now seeking a $100,000 ransom to free them.

President, Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) Emeka Rollas in a statement said, “the two members were suspected of having been kidnapped, which has heightened worry among members regarding the safety of actors filming in the country.”

Emeka Rollas has instructed actors to avoid going to outskirts of cities to film except under full security.

Reporting by Nkiruka Nwachukwu; editing by Muzha Kucha