Nollywood Movie Icon: Tony Umez vows to take legal action over the false information of him dead.
Tony Umez, a seasoned actor in Nollywood, has disproved the rumors that he passed away.
The actor addressed the situation on Instagram and called out those who were spreading false information as clickbait. He also gave his friends and family assurances that he was strong, robust, and hale. He then promised to file a lawsuit against individuals. Peddling the bogus information.
Good day, my wonderful people. I need to address this worrying situation that has come to my knowledge. There are some dishonest people.
Who have been utilizing my photographs and videos maliciously, falsely reporting me as dead in order to drive traffic to their pages. He said as much in his caption, which said, “Good day, my lovely people.
I want to start by assuring you that I am, in fact, very much alive and well. These misleading stories are nothing more than unfounded rumors that have been propagated by people with bad motives.
As a result of these people’s acts, which not only violate my rights but also unnecessarily upset my family and supporters, I will be initiating legal action against them.
Finally, Umez urged his fans and followers to only believe information and news that comes from him, his official channels, or his team.
Umez continued by warning the public to be wary of those who abuse the power of information to spread fake news. He also expressed his disappointment on the issue, noting that the perpetrators of the speculations only did. So for personal gain.
I urge you all to be vigilant and only trust information that comes directly from me or my official channels, he said. “I understand the power of.
Social media and the impact it can have on spreading information, but it is disheartening to see how it can be misused by a few to. Spread false news for personal gain.”
Despite being inaccurate, the actor’s death announcement shocked his followers and the Nollywood entertainment business. Everyone is relieved now that the fake news has been exposed.