- Nollywood actor Okon Lagos has called on international bodies to forcefully help Nigerians if the government is not asking for help or refusing to be helped
- Okon noted that if a war breaks out, there would be too many Nigerians who will become refugees
- The actor then told the Nigerian government that there is nothing shameful in asking for help from other countries
Nollywood actor Bishop Ime popularly known as Okon Lagos has expressed concern over the insecurity in the country.
In a video he shared on his Instagram page, the actor was seen addressing the Nigerian government.
According to him, there is nothing shameful in approaching members of the global community for help.
"We know we cannot protect and defend ourselves, why don't we go and look for help in other countries?"
Noting how government officials travel abroad for medical services, the actor said they should also ask for help over the state of insecurity.
Help us - Okon tells the international community
The actor urged the international community not to ignore what is happening in Nigeria and come to the people's aid.
Noting how the war in Sierra Leone put a burden on Europe, Okon asked how the international community is going to accommodate 200 million Nigerians if a war breaks out.
According to the actor, members of the international community should forcefully help Nigerians.
Watch him below:
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The actor's followers agreed with him as they took to his comment section to react.
"The same way shame no catch them to go borrow money for outside, make them use same shameless face call for aid outside too."
"You are so funny but on a serious, all you said is the Truth. I love your boldness my bros."
"Funny but True."
"God bless you sir well-spoken."
"It sounds comic but the plain truth he just said."
In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that actor Okon celebrated his daughter's birthday on social media.
In the mood of celebration, Okon shared lovely photos of his daughter, while noting that he is a proud father.
Noting that he can't exactly explain how he feels, Okon described his daughter as his debut as a dad.
The actor then showered prayers on her, stating that she would do better than him in life. He also prayed that she would live in good health.