Being a celebrity makes you well known by the public, and in a very populated country like Nigeria, it’s hard to hide your true identity as a Nigerian celebrity, even though you try to keep away from public attention.
Many Nigerian celebrities especially Nollywood actors and actresses have been through the horrible hands of kidnappers once over the course of their careers. One of Nigeria’s best actress was a victim.
Nkiru Sylvanus is arguably one of the most prominent actresses in Nigeria, no wonder she was a victim of kidnap 8 years ago. She is a very popular and a well known individual who has been in Nollywood for about 2 decades now.
Born on 21 April, 1982, the Abia State born actress and politician had a rough time in December 2012. Recall that on the 15th of that same month Nkiru Sylvanus was reportedly kidnapped by unknown men.
Nkiru Sylvanus in a movie:
Recall that she was already the Special Assistant on Public Affairs to the then Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha when she was kidnapped.
The kidnappers allegedly sought a ransom of N100 million Naira, and luckily enough, the 38 year old actress was released from the hands the hands of the kidnappers on December 21 after spending about 6 days with them.
See Some of Nkiru Sylvanus’ recent photos 8 years after she was kidnapped:
It’s not a crime to be famous. It’s the result of hard work that brought these Nigerian celebrities to the position they are right now. But it seems their popularity has made them the prime target of kidnappers. May God guide and protect them.
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