Veteran Nollywood actor, Chidi Mokeme has narrated how he was attacked by suspected site visitors robbers whereas driving to the Lagos Airport on Wednesday, April 27.
The thespian who turned 50 few months in the past, took to his Instagram web page to recount his traumatizing expertise and shared a video of the harm they triggered to his automobile.
So right here I used to be, caught in Lagos site visitors, in entrance of VGC to be exact, questioning if and once I was going to make it in time for my worldwide flight, praying my driver makes it there earlier than me to choose up the automobile (he had gone to search for small basket of agbalumo/udala that I needed to shock my sis @cyn05cyn with), one a part of my mind was maneuvering the truck, and nonetheless baffled at how Lagosians at all times handle to show a two-lane highway into twelve lanes and nonetheless survive!
For my korokoro eye like this, @googlemaps was recalculating my ETA from a 2:05hrs journey to three:07hrs and rising and I hadn’t pushed as much as 100 meters.
Immediately, rapidly, out of nowhere, I seen a white Honda Accord attempt to field me in, somebody jumped in entrance of my truck and began signaling “Cease there, I say cease there…” Me: “Cease there fùn kíní? Cease there bì ti bawo?”.
In that break up second, I had assessed the state of affairs – plain garments, no uniform, hand reaching inside pants, confederate working over from the opposite facet of the highway, getaway automobile idling, I took the one possibility, nearly ran him over and climbed the culvert, dashing into the service lane to oncoming automobiles.
I caught a fast glimpse of the man within the rear view reaching for one thing, I couldn’t inform what it was however swerved, subsequent factor I heard was a loud explosion, glass shattering and shrapnels throughout me in all instructions.
My first response was “What the F*^okay? Now I’m going to kill whoever this motherf*^cker is”! However the me in me that makes me the me that I’m thought in any other case and stated “Don’t Cease! ‘Stopping’ is the anticipated and predictable response. Maintain it transferring and take Management of the state of affairs. DON’T STOP”. However I needed blood so badly I may style it in my guts. Guess what I did? I did the one factor that made #ChidiSense to me “Deal with catching my flight, (which by the way in which, I had missed the day earlier than… that’s one other story), so I stored it transferring.
Peeps are of the opinion they had been concentrating on my @louisvuitton luggage sitting within the again. Some suppose it was an abduction try. No matter, God go them. Due to Flight Supervisor, Mr. Otori.”
Watch video beneath to see the harm,