- Nollywood’s RMD is not feeling entirely good about the state of the nation and he recently made this known on social media
- The veteran actor lamented the spike in the death rate, noting that he has also lost so many people that he knows personally
- RMD’s post generated mixed reactions from his fans and colleagues in the entertainment industry
Respected movie icon, Richard Mofe-Damijo, stirred mixed reactions from his Instagram followers after telling them about the state of his mind in recent times.
The Nollywood actor explained that he has nothing to be cheerful about which is something that has not happened to him for the first time in a very long while.
"For the first time in a very long while, I find nothing to be cheerful about."
RMD highlighted the increase in the death rate in different parts of the country adding that he has also lost so many people that he knows.
According to the actor, a lot of Nigerians have found themselves in the grip of uncertainty.
In his words:
"Uncertainty holds us all ransom. If ever the use of “The Hand of God” in theatre is more needed, it is now, in this Nigerian Play of Despair and Desolation. Divine intervention, where you dey? We are at our wits end surely!"
See his post below:
The unusual post from the ever-cheerful actor elicited mixed reactions from his fans and colleagues.
Read what some of them had to say below:
"but these are birth pangs @mofedamijo ..All is still hidden in the womb THE Matrix is bringing forth A brand new child a New Nigeria we also have a part to play we have to WATCH TURN MOVE as in really TURNING..REPENTING."
"God intervene and help us to do the right thing."
"Hope is almost lost Divine intervention pls come to our rescue!!"
"Who will be our David? Who will throw the sling so this so-called Giant of a Menace drop dead and exist no more, who will God equip to bring us out of this pain and penury.But who?citizens unite and kill fear."
RMD was spotted with veteran Pete Edochie as they posed together for a photo. The actor then asked his fans and followers to guess the title of the movie.
One follower who reacted to the photo post said:
"Papi has been a fine boy even before the beginning began."