The Actors Guild of Nigeria has announced that renowned Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu has been re-arrested by Department of State Services officers.
Emeka Rollas, President of the AGN, revealed this in a Friday night telephone conversation with Punch.
According to him, the actor was arrested by the secret police soon after he was freed on Friday afternoon by the Nigerian Army. 10.08.
“The AGN is aware that Chiwetalu Agu has been taken up by the DSS after his detention by the Nigerian Army,” Rollas said.
“We are actively pursuing his release at the moment.”
The renowned actor was initially apprehended by the Nigerian Army on Thursday, October 7, in Upper Iweka, Onitsha, Anambra state, for wearing a Biafran flag-inspired attire. He was charged with soliciting assistance for the banned Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.