Nollywood movie star, Chiwetalu Agu, has been released from the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS).
The Actors’ Guild of Nigeria (AGN) secured his release on Tuesday 12th October.
AGN made this known in a statement on its official Facebook page.
Chiwetalu Agu was arrested by DSS on October 8 after he was released by the Nigerian Army.
The statement signed by AGN Communication Director, Monalisa Chinda read; “The National President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Ejezie Emeka Rollas has yet again secured the release of Actor Chiwetalu Agu from the custody of the DSS.
“On behalf of the Guild, I was at the DSS office with my colleague, the Senior special Assistant on Military Affairs and Inter Governmental Relations to the President Steve Eboh to receive Mr. Agu today.
“The elated veteran Actor thanked God for surviving the ordeal and commended the leadership of the Actors Guild of Nigeria headed by Ejezie Emeka Rollas for their relentless efforts in securing his release from the detention.”