Veteran Nollywood actor, Amaechi Muonagor has sought public assistance, saying half of his left leg is paralyzed.
Muonagor said this from his hospital bed at Teaching Hospital Nnewi.
While crying out for help, the actor revealed that he was on a movie set with some colleagues when he was struck with the sickness.
He said he spent about two months in a hospital in Nnewi where he was first rushed to, and he was thereafter, referred to Teaching Hospital Nnewi where he is currently receiving his treatment.
In the viral video, Muonagor disclosed that his sickness keeps getting worse as he begged fans and colleagues to help him financially.
“I’m sick, this thing that is called stroke caught up with me, and from there they rushed me to the hospital. The first hospital they rushed me to was in Nnewi, where I spent some two months and I was referred to Teaching Hospital Nnewi and here I am,” Muonagor said.
“I was on a movie set with Emeka Ani, Patience Ozokwo, Rita Edochie, and Ebele Okaro. I was about to enter my car when I was struck with this problem and since then it has been getting worse. Right now, I can’t move, I can’t walk on my own. Half of my left leg is paralyzed, so it is a problem for me.
“I’m calling on well-minded individuals to come to my assistance, to see how they can help me. It is paralysis, half of my body,” he said.
This is coming a few days after another veteran actor, Mr Ibu, cried out for public assistance as he battles an ailment that could cost him his legs.