Actor Salami Rotimi Escapes Kidnap Attempt, Cries Out on Social Media After Scary Ordeal, Shares Details

Actor Salami Rotimi Escapes Kidnap Attempt, Cries Out on Social Media After Scary Ordeal, Shares Details

  • Popular Nollywood actor, Salami Rotimi, was nearly a victim of kidnapping and he shared his scary ordeal online
  • The obviously flustered actor explained how there were three men in the car trying to take him away
  • Rotimi also posted a photo online showing the vehicle used for the dangerous operation and its plate number

Nigerian actor, Salami Rotimi, has cried out on social media after he was nearly a victim of kidnapping.

Taking to his official Instagram page, the obviously flustered film star explained how the event happened to his numerous followers.

Rotimi started off by sharing a photo of the grey car used for the operation with plate number FST350HH.

Actor Salami Rotimi almost kidnapped
Actor Salami Rotimi nearly becomes kidnap victim. Photos: @salamirotimi
Source: Instagram

The actor then accompanied the photo with a short caption where he noted that about three men were involved.

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According to Rotimi, he boycotted the kidnappers and parked his destroyed car on a busy road with a lot of people to witness the event.

The film star then noted that the evil men caught up with him and the driver among them rushed to him, and attacked, claiming that he bashed their car.

Salami Rotimi wrote:

“This is the car where the guys who wanted to kidnap me.. because i boycoutted them and parked with my destroyed car where there were lots of people ... they catched up with me and the driver rushed to me and attacked claiming i batched their car. Three of them in the car.”

See a photo of the car below:

Internet users react to Rotimi's post

After Rotimi shared his scary ordeal online, numerous fans and some of his celebrity colleagues showed their concern.

Read some of their comments below:


“God keep keeping us all.”


“Imagine this is really getting too much ♂️ in Nigeria now thay will be blaming it on yahoo boys#☹️.”


“Kidnap ke? Naija ti wa dogun bayi oo, thank God for ur safety o.”


“Yesterday I had it tough with a bike rider between Agbowa and Itokin. They were two and realised I was a lady behind the wheels and the only person in the car. We had it really tough. My target was to push them into the ocean. Awon were. He stopped at Itokin where there were people and tried to council me about driving. I didn't listen to him. I had the confidence of the people around. He rode towards Epe road and I went the opposite way. May God help us o.”


“Hmmm!! Nawa oo , God will continue to protect you.”


“Plz stay safe sir❤️❤️❤️ may the Lord guide you through❤️❤️.”


“ everything just tire person for this country pleaee be careful oo baba.”

Nawa o.

Actress Kemi Afolabi speaks on insecurity in Nigeria after she was robbed

A few weeks after she was unfortunately robbed by armed men in Lagos traffic, popular actress Kemi Afolabi queried the state of security in the nation.

The filmmaker shared a post on her Instagram page where she disclosed that she has been locked in at home because the thought of deadly streets and roads won't let her come out.

She lamented about how insecure the country is with people being kidnapped and killed like it's a sport.


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