Renowned Nollywood actor, Hanks Anuku, has made a heartfelt plea for assistance, revealing his prolonged struggle with unemployment despite his legendary status in the industry. Anuku, known for his impactful roles in numerous films, has expressed challenges in making ends meet.
In a video message circulating on social media, the veteran actor reaches out to his fans, well-wishers, and specifically calls on the Delta State Governor, Sheriff Oborevwori, for support. An earlier viral video had sparked speculation that Anuku was working as a fuel attendant at a gas station in Delta State.
Acknowledging his iconic contributions to the Nigerian film industry, Anuku shares the difficulties he has faced, stating, “I have worked for this country. I have attained the height of being a legend. But I’ve had no job for God knows how many years. And I expect that Nigerians will also know that I did it all for them.”
Expressing the harsh reality of living from hand to mouth, Anuku appeals to Governor Sheriff Oborevwori for support. He also reaches out to his devoted fans, urging those who appreciate his work to assist him during this challenging time.
As the video circulates online, Anuku’s plea shines a light on the challenges faced by some veterans in the entertainment industry and prompts a call for support from the public. The actor’s message serves as a reminder of the importance of recognizing and assisting those who have contributed significantly to the cultural landscape of the country.