By Emmanuel Adeleke
Nollywood actors, Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornel, have been set free by their abductors.
According to a statement issued by the Director of Communications, Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Monalisa Coker, the movie stars were reportedly released unhurt on Wednesday.
“This is to gladly inform the public that the kidnapped actors, Cynthia Okereke and Clemson Cornel Agbogidi, have been released unhurt. The elated National President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Ejezie Emeka Rollas announced their release by the abductors who were touched by the spirit of God to set them free and unharmed.
“The Guild has arranged for medical checks and psychological support for the victims. On behalf of their families, the National President expressed our heartfelt appreciation to Nollywood industry and Nigerians at large for the support and prayers during the trying period,” the statement read
The statement urged AGN members to be security conscious on and off film sets and always take precautionary measures on their personal security at all times.
The movie stars were kidnapped while returning from a movie set at Ozalla town, Enugu State, on July 29.