A Nollywood star has cried out after being attacked by hoodlums in Akwa Ibom. He said the hoodlums stole N650,000 from him.
Nigerian actor, Clem Ohameze while speaking on the ordeal, revealed that his encounter with hoodlums who attacked him in Uyo last week cost him alot.
While speaking with BBC Igbo, the actor dsclosed that he was on his way to a movie location at Abak Road on Thursday October 22, when he encountered the hoodlums.
Clem noted he initially thought they were #EndSARS protesters, but was surprised when he was attacked by the hoodlums after being identified.
Speaking with BBC Igbo, he revealed they took his money, phones, damaged his car and also slashed his hand with a machete.Clem Ohameze opens up on attack.
In his words, “It happened on Thursday in Uyo. The protesters, I ran into them. On recognizing me, they just didn’t want to bother. They took everything away from me.
“They took N650,000 from me, all my phones. Destroyed my car, slashed my hand with a machete. I did a police report when this happened. I was on Abak Road in Uyo. I went to work on a movie set of my own.”
Ohameze also revealed that he has been in an Uyo hospital since Thursday and was discharged on Sunday October 25, added that his attackers have pleaded guilty to assault to a police officer and are awaiting trial.
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in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state's capital. . . Speaking in an interview on BBC Igbo, the actor revealed that he was on his way to a movie location in Abak Road on Thursday October 22, when he was attacked by the hoodlums. . . Clem who said he initially thought they were #EndSARS protesters, said he was attacked by the hoodlums after being identified. He also revealed that they took his money, phones, damaged his car and also slashed his hand with a machete.