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Abducted Nollywood Actors, Cynthia Okereke, Clemson Cornel Regain Freedom

Abducted Nollywood Actors, Cynthia Okereke, Clemson Cornel Regain Freedom

Abducted Nollywood Actors, Cynthia Okereke, Clemson Cornel Regain Freedom

Abducted Nollywood Actors, Cynthia Okereke, Clemson Cornel Regain Freedom

Two of its members who were kidnapped in Enugu State, Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornel (Agbogidi), have been released, according to the Actors Guild of Nigeria.

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The group said in a statement distributed by Monalisa Chinda Coker, the Guild’s director of communication, on Wednesday that the kidnappers freed the Thespians after being “moved by the spirit of God.”

The statement read in part, “This is to inform the public that the kidnapped actors, Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornel, have been released, unhurt. The elated National President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Ejezie Rollas, announced their release by the abductors who were touched by the spirit of God to set them free and unharmed.

Abducted Nollywood Actors, Cynthia Okereke, Clemson Cornel Regain Freedom

“The guild has arranged for medical checks and psychological support for the victims.

“On behalf of their families, the National President expressed our heartfelt appreciation to the Nollywood industry and Nigerians at large for the support and prayers during this trying period.

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“He urged members to be security conscious on and off movie sets and always take precautionary measures on their security at all times.”

Okereke and Agbodigidi were declared missing on Saturday when family members could not reach them after working on a film set.

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Their abductors afterward reached out, demanding a ransom of $100,000, which the Guild’s National President, Ejezie Rollas, stated could not be raised, in an interview with Sunday Scoop.

According to Rollas, while a sum of N1.2million was raised, the abductors mocked their efforts.


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