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False ebola alarm lands actor in jail

11 September 2014, 16:24

Lagos - Nollywood actor, Chris Bassey, is presently behind bars for falsely reporting his girlfriend has Ebola Virus, reports Pulse.ng

The actor made a prank call claiming that a female passenger travelling on an Arik Air flight from Enugu to Lagos was infected with Ebola.

He told the airline that she had escaped from quarantine in Enugu and was running away to Lagos.

The female passenger who is also his girlfriend tested negative  on arrival at the Lagos airport which led to his arrest.

According to his girlfriend, the actor made the prank call because they had a misunderstanding.

He may be charged to court on September 15 for disrupting Arik’s operations.

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