The trending Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie is at it again with another round of controversies.
The 40-year old actor turned politician has revealed the truth behind his recent post that landed him in a heated criticisms on social media.
Roving Naija had earlier reported that the Nollywood actor had on Wednesday unveiled his newborn son from a second wife. He asked the world to meet his son by his second wife, Judy Austin.
Since the post surfaced on his Instagram page on Wednesday, there has been several updates to the development which have continued to be marred with attacks and assaults on social media.
On Friday, Yul Edochie dropped the real bombshell. He said he was only acting a movie with the previous posts he had been sharing about baby and second wife.
He said he played the prank because Nigerians did not care about his political ambition when he ran for the governor of Anambra State in 2017.
The movie star, who polled 145 votes during the Anambra governorship election, on his birthday on January 7, 2021 also declared his intention to run for presidency in 2023.
He wrote, “So I fit break Internet like this? So I can get over 60k comments on one post? But I dey act film, dey give una Hollywood performances since una no send me. Best voice, una no send me. I ran for Governor, una no send me. I wan run for President, una no still send me. But na dis one scatter Internet. Na dis one come make una send me finally. Na waa for una oo.”
Reacting to the post, some of his followers said they couldn’t believe he posted it while others said even with the development, “we didn’t send you.”