Nollywood star, Clem Ohameze has urged Nigerians to pray for him.
The veteran Nollywood actor said he is in need of prayers because he is set to undergo critical surgery to fix his cervical vertebrae and regain control of his limbs.
It was reported that the actor was involved in an accident sometimes back and suffered an injury that had affected his lower limbs thereby restricting his movement.
In a short video posted online, Clem Ohameze said the ailment has been the main cause of his absence from the Nollywood scene for a while due to his restriction in movement.
He stated that the surgery feels scary in nature but he must however undergo the procedure if he is to regain full movement again.
Clem said ” I seriously need people’ s thoughts and prayers as I go in for this procedural surgery”
Clem Ohameze is a Nigerian actor with two decades in acting. Clem Ohameze started professional acting in 1995. But his breakthrough role was in 1998 when he featured in a big- budget movie titled ENDTIME. He has acted in over 500 movies in his 20- year career spanning 1995 to date and is set to feature in many more movies in the coming months.
Ohameze is a member of the Actors Guild of Nigeria. He briefly broke away from acting between 2006 and 2010 to pursue other interests including politics. He has since returned to his movie career after the break. In 2010, Ohameze starred in the award- winning movie Ije: The Journey alongside Genevieve Nnaji and Omotola Jalade Ekeinde.
Clem Ohameze was born on 27 June 1965 in Port Harcourt, Rivers, Nigeria. He attended Holy Family College/ Baptist High School for his secondary education. He moved on to study at the Institute of Management Technology, Enugu, Nigeria where he secured an Ordinary National Diploma in Mass Communication and then University of Port Harcourt where he graduated with a BSc in Sociology and Anthropology in 1989. He also studied at the Buckingham University, London in 2010 and obtained a Masters in Preventive and Social Medicine.