AGN ‘ Actors Guild of Nigeria have released an official statement to announce the timely release of abducted actors, Cynthia Okereke and Clemson ” Agbogidi ” Cornel.
The duo were kidnapped on Friday, July 29, while returning from a movie set at Ozalla town in Enugu state. On Saturday, their abductors made first contact with their respective families, demanding $100,000 as ransom. However AGN President, Emeka Rollas said the union was only able to raise N1.2 million.
In a video clip released on social media, Emeka Rollas said “While talking to the abductors, and trying to explain to them that the guild were putting some funds together, via personal contributions., and so far only N1.2 million has been collected, the kidnappers laughed at them.
“They started mocking us and saying, ‘all those your celebrities posting on Instagram, why haven’t they contributed?’
Although the actors been released but the didn’t ascertain if the ransom demanded by their abductors was paid or not.