Actor Yul Edochie has faulted the narrative that blames the spate of ritual-related killings on Nollywood as he advises the Nigerian authorities to repair the nation for the menace to go away.
Yul Edochie’s recommendation follows the House of representatives claims on Wednesday that Nollywood is partly to be blamed for the rise within the fee of ritual killings throughout the nation.
Reacting to the House of Reps’ indictment, the thespian on his Instagram web page wrote: “From after I was a child within the eighties, I began listening to about ritual killing in Nigeria. Then, there was no Nollywood. Hunger and poverty make individuals to do crime. No, be Nollywood trigger am. Nollywood is just exhibiting what occurs in society. Nigerians are wallowing in excessive poverty. A hungry man is an offended man.
“Fix the country and crime will go away. Don’t blame Nollywood.”