Ibinabo Fiberesima AGN releases statement, actress to maintain presidency

The National Executive Council of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, says Ibinabo Fiberesima will remain the National leader of the guild.

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On Monday, March 16, 2015, a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, sacked Nollywood actress, Ibinabo Fiberesima as the president of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN).

The National Executive Council of the Actors Guild of Nigeria have responded to the court's ruling through a statement.

According to the body, Ibinabo will remain as  the National leader of the AGN while the Registered Board of Trustees goes to the Appeal Court to challenge the judgement.

Read statement below;

"The National Executive Council of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, received news of the judgement of a Federal High Court in Lagos on the 16th March 2015 , which annulled the election of November 2012 which brought Ibinabo Fiberesima into office.


While we shall abide by the judgement of the High Court, we shall be guided by the Constitution of the Guild which stipulates that there shall be no vacuum in the leadership of the Guild.


In view of this, Ibinabo Fiberesima remains the National leader of the AGN as the court did not declare Emeka Ike President of the However, the Registered Board of Trustees has gone to the Appeal Court to challenge the judgement.


However, the Registered Board of Trustees has gone to the Appeal Court to challenge the Chief Ibinabo Fiberesima urges her members, supporters and teaming fans to remain calm and peaceful as AGN remains one family.This judgement has not in any ways affected the resolve of Chief Ibinabo to take the Guild to the next level."

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