Nollywood Actor Junior Pope Is Alive, Not Dead, Survives Boat Accident, Confirmed Safe and Well

Famous Nollywood actor Junior Pope Odonwodo, popularly known as Junior Pope, is not dead as was earlier reported.

The announcement of him being alive was made by the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) on Wednesday.

Emeka Rollas, the President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, confirmed the news. Rollas uploaded a picture of him with a caption:

“What God cannot do does not exist. Junior Pope is alive. He is taking treatment in the hospital”.

Junior Pope, Prominent Nollywood Actor, Alive and Well After Surviving Boat Mishap

Earlier news reports circulating online stated that the actor had passed away during a boat crash that occurred at Anam River in Anambra State.

Linda Ikeji, a Nigerian blogger, also shared a post showing a crowd carrying the body of Junior Pope Odonwodo to a hospital.

Some people can be heard screaming he is not dead.

Though it has been officially confirmed, many of his fans have breathed a sigh of relief.

Many social media users began paying tribute to him after news of his alleged drowning.

Even many notable Nigerian personalities started offering condolences on various social media platforms.

Many unconfirmed reports stated that Junior Pope Odonwodo was taken to the mortuary where the attendants found out that he was alive and should be taken to the hospital for further treatment.

Just around 9 hours before the news came out in the media, Junior Pope uploaded a video where was seen in a boat and praying for a smooth cruise while saying,

“Na only me them born, I get 3 children, abi you go raise them?”

He captioned the post saying-

“See me lamenting……The risk we take to entertain you ; crossing river 9ja yesterday with no life jacket…… Na wahoooooo …. Who does that ??”

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