Chiwetalu Agu, has finally been released from Army custody hours after his arrest in Onitsha Anambra State.
The actor whose arrest caused a lot of reactions was detained for wearing an outfit that had the Biafra flag on it
His younger colleague, Emeka Ike, also shared a video of the free actor and thanked the Actors Guild of Nigeria for their supports.
Chiwetalu Agu, as well as other Nigerians can now heave a sigh of relief now that he has been released.
The filmmaker was arrested on October 7 by soldiers in Onitsha for wearing an outfit that has the Biafran flag inscribed on it.
The Nigerian army accused the actor of breaching the peace in the commercial city of Onitsha with his conduct.
The 65-year-old veteran was filmed with two representatives from the Actors Guild of Nigeria, whose intervention made his release possible.
One of the representatives assured everyone that Agu was safe and sound and he is a happy man since his issue has been settled.