Veteran Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu has reportedly been arrested by the Department of State Services (DSS) shortly after he was released from the custody of the Nigerian Army.
According to the DSS spokesperson, Peter Afunaya who spoke in an interview revealed that Chiwetalu Agu was brought to them by the Nigerian Army.
Afunaya said, “Army brought him to us. Justice will take its course.”
It would be recalled that in the late hours of Thursday 7th October, series of videos popped up on the internet where the Nigerian army was manhandling the actor and also brutalizing him in the middle of the streets because he was wearing an outfit designed with the Biafran flag.
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.