Nigerian actor Emem Ufot has expressed gratitude to God for the gift of life, as he survived a ghastly motor accident on St Valentine’s day.
The actor took to his Instagram page @ememufot recently, to share the great news to his fans, where he revealed how he could have died in an accident but God saved him.
Emem stated how he almost lost his life on Sunday, Feb. 14 to a ghastly motor accident.
“R.I.P is what they planned for me but it seems GOD had other plans. My life was almost stolen from me on the 14th Feb 2021.
” I can’t believe I’m the one typing this… Pls help me THANK GOD & remember GOD is not finished with you. #MyReBirth,” he wrote.
According to the film star, he is still numb from the incident but he is happy that he escaped what was meant to kill him.
Emem added that the accident, which was widely reported in national newspapers, killed four people while the other 10 passengers escaped.
The actor said he was travelling outside Lagos, when the driver of his bus stubbornly drove on a road that was wet with petrol content in spite of warnings.
“Emem was one of the 10 passengers that escaped in the incident”.
The actor shared photos from the accident showing how grievous it was with his outfit looking dirty.
Meanwhile, some of the renowned actor’s fans have taken to his Instagram page to appreciate God for sparing his life.
A fan, @notdothertosin said:” I followed you as I saw your post on instablog, I’m thankful to God that I am not typing RIP…You will live long and fulfill God’s purpose. Amen.”
Another fan, @annatang Jesus said: “, Thank God u are safe and @isaacnsiken said” God is great and EMEM, God is with you.”
Similarly, @dearestrose53 said:”Thank God ooo. God forbid typing rest in peace to such a great talent. Death is not ur portion Omega 3, copied? obong odiong fi eyeneka @ememufot.”
A fan @bobbysexy2 said: “Thank God for his mercies ”. Also @dmpclothiersworld said” Wow wow , God is faithful, I thank God for your life.”
Emem Daniel Ufot, known by his stage name, Emem Ufot, is a popular talented Nollywood actor, writer and model known for his famous role in the movie titled “Shrine Girl” and “Pandoras Box.”
He is very gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles.
The comic actor knows how to interpret his roles very well and could fit in any character given to him by movie directors and producers in Nigeria.
Ufot started his career at a very young age and since then he has been a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment industry.
The film star is also a brand ambassador and the CEO of The U Film Company.
He is also popularly known as Donaldo from the popular Wale Adenuga Productions Superstory series – ‘Donaldo’.
The renowned actor has featured in many other well known movies and series such as: “The Heiress”, “Sugar Babies “, “Jump and Pass”, “Trouble in High Heels.
Others were, “The Heist”, ” Carpenter”, ” Oga Na Boss”, “Manifestation”,”Sunshine”, “The Blind Spot”, “Doctor” “A Soldier’s story”, “Love Portion”, “Oliver”, ” Desperate People”, ” Detective Smart”, “Showbiz”, among others.
He was nominated for the awards as Best Comic Actor in English and Next Rated Actor of the Year all in 2020.(NAN)