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Nollywood Actor arrested for kidnapping

03 December 2014, 20:25

Lagos - Police have arrested an upcoming Nollywood actor (names withheld) in connection with the alleged kidnap of a female banker at Mile 2 area of Lagos, reports All Africa

 The actor was arrested alongside a gospel musician and two others.

The actor and his alleged partners were said to have kept their victim in an uncompleted building in Mowe, Ogun State for four days, awaiting response from the captives' family.

Also read:Actor killed by stray bullet in Asaba

They were reportedly caught while sharing the  N450 000 ransom.

Police sources said the Enugu State-born 28-year-old actor claimed he was introduced into the kidnapping by leader of the gang, whose identity he gave as Jack.

He has starred in five home videos: The Eves, Friday Night, Witches Club, Palace Club and Mountain High. He has also released two music albums in 2008 and 2014.

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