by S’ola Filani
The story of the kidnap of Nollywood actress, Nkiru Sylvanus, in December 2012 has been shot into a movie – The Voice.
In the new movie, the actress and former Special Assistant to Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State on Lagos Affairs explained what victims go through whole being held captive in the kidnappers’ den.
Sylvanus was months ago kidnapped alongside her colleague, Kenneth Okolie in Owerri, the Imo State capital.
They were held captive for days by their abductors who demanded for N10 million ransom.
The actress said, “I and Kenneth learnt something from our captors that was helpful to us in our role interpretation in this movie.”
The Voice is set for premiere on July 13, 2014 at the Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos.
The film was written and directed by Afe Olumowe, while Nkiru, who plays the lead role, produced it.
Other actors on the cast of the film include Kenneth Okolie, Betty Njoku-Olumowe, Larry Briggs and Edwards Fom.