Ibinabo Fiberesima who was recently sentenced to five years in prison over her involvment in an auto crash that led to death od one Dr Giwa Suraj, has been stripped her of her position as Actors Guild of Nigeria’s President.
In a statement issued by the National Secretary of AGN, Femi Durojaiye, the actress will step down as the president and Emeka Ike who has been a term battle over the position with Ibinabo will take over as the president.
“The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, this morning 23/3/2016 at the application and argument of Counsel to Actors Guild of Nigeria, Barr. Peter Andor Oboyi, struck out Ibinabo’s and BOT suit challenging the nullification of her election to the Presidency of AGN and also challenging the legitimacy of the Presidency of Emeka Ike and his Exco. The implication of this judgement is that Engr. Emeka Ike led Exco remain the only authentic and lawful leaders of Actors Guild of Nigeria,”
“The Honourable Court vehemently reiterated the position of the judicial authority that, Ibinabo, her purported excomembers and the Board of Trustees vacate forthwith the office of AGN both at the National and State level and accordingly surrender all AGN assets at their unlawful possession to the incumbent Engr Emeka Ike’s Government.” the statement reads