Chiwetalu Agu Dead Or Alive on Saturday confirmed on his Instagram page that he is hale and hearty, urging his fans to disregard foolish posts on Facebook requesting money on his behalf.
Chiwetalu Agu (born 1956) is a veteran Nigerian actor,comedian and movie producer who won the 2012 Nollywood award for ‘best actor in the indigenous movie (non-English speaking language)’.
While asserting that comic genres is a unique vehicle in projecting Nigerian culture globally as well as establishing the Nollywood brand, Agu is listed as one of the outstanding comedians who have contributed to the development of Nollywood comic genres by Prof. Femi Shaka of the University of Port Harcourt.
Agu wrote on Instagram:
“Good morning my people ❤️ Please disregard any foolish post on Facebook by anybody saying am SICK and SOLICITING for MONEY, I’m in a perfectly good health condition, I will never ask anybody for A DIME neither am I on FACEBOOK.
Signed Chief Chiwetalu Agu”
Chiwetalu Agu Dead Or Alive. Movie producer, Mike Nliam also took to his Facebook to confirm that Agu is alive and is not soliciting for money.
Nliam described the 63-year-old as a “gifted legendary who probably holds the world record in awards, honors, and recognition.”
“My good friend and big brother Chiwetalu Agu said I should tell you to disregard the wicked rumor that has gone viral about his demise…,” he wrote.