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DSS Detains Nollywood Actor, Chiwetalu Agu in Abuja, Denies Him Access To Family

Veteran Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, who was first arrested by the Nigerian Army on October 7, 2021, around Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra State,  has been flown to Abuja by Department of State Services for interrogation, as part of investigations for allegedly inciting members of the public.

The Nigeria army had on the day of his arrest came out to say it arrested Chiwetalu Agu for soliciting support for the proscribed group, Indigenous People of Biafra. And then was subsequently handed over to the DSS for investigation and possible prosecution.

In an interview, a relative of the Nollywood actor, who wished to remain anonymous because of the sensitivity of the case, said Agu was first moved from Anambra to Enugu and then to Abuja, said that the family had been denied access to him. He said attempts to see him in Abuja were rebuffed by the DSS.

Chiwetalu Agu, who has starred in several movies, including ‘Rattlesnake: The Ahanna Story’, which is now showing on Netflix, has been a known supporter of the Biafra struggle


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