The rumors surrounding the health of Nigerian actor Saidi Balogun, which suggested he was unwell and in need of assistance, have been definitively debunked by the actor himself.
A video surfaced online, depicting Saidi Balogun in a wheelchair, appearing frail, accompanied by a voiceover offering prayers for his recovery. Responding to these speculations, Saidi Balogun, who also serves as the president of The Golden Movie Ambassadors Association Of Nigeria, addressed the situation.
In his statement, he clarified that he is in good health and that the viral video was a scene from one of his recent film projects. He expressed gratitude to everyone for their love, calls, and prayers, emphatically stating that the rumors were baseless and would never materialize.
Furthermore, Saidi Balogun encouraged fellow members of the association to collectively honor the elderly actors in the industry. He also announced an upcoming movie produced by Amb. Baba Kola Olaiya titled “Baba70.”
For more details, you can watch the video where he addresses these rumors below.