This is not a good time at all for Yoruba comic actor, Baba
Suwe. Baba Suwe in a new interview with Encomium Magazine has confessed that he
is broke and a lot of his friends and helpers have deserted him. He said his cocaine
scandal ruined him and it is almost ruining his career as well. People no
longer call me to act in their movies, he revealed. Read what he told the magazine after the cut.
any compensation money from NDLEA yet. The most painful thing is that I was
wrongly accused. Had it been, I actually committed the crime, I won’t mind, but
they just punished me for nothing. I was in NDLEA custody for almost three
weeks, and nothing was found on me. No matter the kind of juju one may have, I
don’t think there is anybody that can conceal cocaine for even two days.
substance in the body for two days. It will burst inside the person’s stomach,
which can lead to death. And I believe after all their investigations, they
should have released me so I could continue with my career. But the whole
situation, the way they treated me actually rubbished my image. My career has
part in their movies abandoned me because of the incident. Even a lot of people
that could have assisted me financially don’t want to associate with me again.
People within and outside the industry has deserted me on account of the
allegation. They still doubt me despite my victory in court.
I always appreciate whatever they give me. This makes a lot of people close to
me. For instance, I was close to Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu before and he was
very nice to me.
to be close to him. He is even not comfortable seeing me around him again
because of the allegation. I don’t enjoy people’s love and admiration like
before because people still believe that it was true“.