Popular Nollywood actor Clems Onyeka was gunned down by a stray bullet in
Asaba this afternoon.
He was reportedly fired by a stray bullet while the Police and armed robbers
who visited a bank along Summit Express, were engaged in a fierce bullet
See photo of his corpse below (viewers’ discretion advised)
According to an eyewitness, Clem the 37-year-old actor died at the spot
which left everyone scampering for their dear lives.
The Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Celestina Kalu,said “It is apparent that the robbers laid ambush for the bullion van and the police escorts that were coming in from Awka. But the bullion
van driver was able to manoeuvre his way away while the policemen
engaged the robbers,”
One of the robbers dropped down as the shootout
went on, but his colleagues were able to carry him and escaped with him
as the police fire became too hot for them”
He was known for his hit movie ‘Sorrowful kingdom’ and had just concluded
work on another movie ‘Widow’s Testimony’
Condolence messages have started pouring on his Facebook page.
May his soul rest in peace.
See the last set of photos he shared on facebook: