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Biafra: How DSS, soldiers treated me in detention – Chiwetalu Agu




Veteran Nollywood actor, Chinwetalu Agu, has narrated how he was handled by males of the Nigerian Military and operatives of the Division of State Companies, DSS, after his arrest.

Agu disclosed that troopers and DSS operatives handled him with respect whereas in detention.

The 75-year-old actor was arrested in Higher Iweka Bridge in Onitsha, Anambra State.

Agu, who was carrying a charity exercise, was picked up by troopers for sporting a Biafra themed outfit.

He was, nevertheless, launched however DSS rearrested.

Following his rearrest, DSS was stated to have flown him to Abuja for additional interrogation.

DSS launched him following intervention of Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN.

Talking on his launch, activist lawyer, Mike Ozekhome stated DSS launched Agu after they looking out his cellphone and located nothing incriminating.

Narrating his expertise whereas in detention, Agu stated no safety operatives “touched” him.

Agu disclosed this at Enugu on Thursday throughout a welcome again occasion organized by AGN members.

The veteran actor stated many of the safety brokers tried to familiarize themselves with him whereas in detention.

He stated: “It didn’t begin properly however God took management. I used to be solely shopping for bread for the poor. Troopers got here in and began scattering issues. They stated they’re calling me within the workplace however they didn’t inform me my offence. As a result of they didn’t inform me my offence, I refused to comply with them.

“That drama that came about was vital in order that they may know that Igbo are right here. That second of Higher Iweka until the time we obtained to the military barracks near Zik Mausoleum, to 82 Division of the Nigerian Military and to DSS workplace in Abuja, no one touched me. They handled me with respect.

“Each officer wished to be concerned within the case in order that they’ll have alternative to work together with Chinwetalu Agu.”

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