Popular veteran Nigeran actor Chiwetalu Agu has been brutalized by some group of soldiers on the street for wearing Biafran flag outfit.
In series of videos that have popped up on the internet, it would be seen that the Nigerian army personnel were brutalizing, dragging the actor out of his car because he was wearing an outfit which shows that he is a pro-Biafran; a movement proscribed by the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
According to reports, the actor was dragged out of his car by the soldiers which had the inscription “Chinwetalu Films”.The car was then searched by the security operatives before he was manhandled by the soldiers who fired some shots to scare off the crowd which gathered.
Some told the media that the actor was on his charity mission where he regularly gifts the less privileged with food items when he was arrested by the soldiers and manhandled.
The police command in Anambra through his public relations officer Ikenga Tochukwu confirmed his arrest but said they did not know the reason behind his arrest. The incident reportedly occurred at Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra state.