Desmond Elliot solicits financial aid for ill veteran actor

Desmond Elliot took to Instagram to plead with colleagues and fans to assist Prince James Uche, who has been struggling to live for a year.

Prince James Uche in the hospital

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Desmond took to his Instagram page to share a photo of the actor in the hospital with the caption below;

“When God blesses u, remember others, Prince James Uche Nollywood actor has been in hospital struggling to live for over one year now (kidney failure), my fellow artists, great people & friends pls support him, he needs dialysis, medical care & food to survive. Prince James Uche, WEMA bank PLC 0232151677 or Zenith bank plc 1001063788″.

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In 2015, following the death of Nollywood actor, Muna Obiekwe, reports of Prince James Uche's state of health surfaced online.

While the reports had stated that the actor was facing possible eviction, Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) claimed to have paid off his hospital bills and house rent.

Pulse Nigeria had reached out to the actor, who undefined, and pleaded with Nigerians to help him.

Prince James Uche is popular for movies including "Lost Kingdom," "True Vindication," "Igodo" among others.

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