VIDEO: Drama as Actor Olaiya Igwe blows hot in heated exchange with US-based Nigerian over Tinubu
Nollywood Veteran, Olaiya Igwe, in a phone conversation with a Nigerian American named Lekan Ogunyemi, spoke on why he and some of his colleagues are supporting Tinubu.
Top Yoruba actors like Adebayo Salami, Jide Kososko, Madam Saje, among others, have been criticized on different social media platforms for throwing their weight behind the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
In response to the name callings from some people on social media, Olaiya Igwe in a phone conversation with Lekan Ogunyemi, declared he is a Yoruba man and would not leave Tinubu to support another candidate from another tribe.
Igwe, who spoke in Yoruba said:
“When I was sick, at the point of death, it was Tinubu’s wife Remi Tinubu who took me to the hospital, paid all my bills, was even arranging for US trip for me until I became healthy again”
The Actor reteirated that he would be ungrateful not to support the husband of a woman who came to his rescue when it was needed. Olaiya and Lekan ended up trading abusive words while dragging each other.
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