Back in July 2016 , it was reported that Nollywood actor, Leo Mezie who has appeared in films such as Labista, Church and Tradition and its sequel Church and Tradition 2 was down with Kidney related problems. At that time the news broke out other Nollywood actors like Rita Dominic and filmmaker Charles Inojie banded together to help raise N10 million that was required to undergo a kidney transplant. The goal was reached and Leo Mezie is now recieving treatment in London. He made a YouTube video thanking his fans , friends and colleagues for their support.
he said :
” Hello People, this your boy Leo Mezie, I want to use this medium to say thank you for your support, financially , thank you for your prayers , I want to let you know that everything got across to me. i want to also thank in a special way; my president, Ibinabo Fiberesima, Chioma Okoye my sister , Kele Akara my wonderful friend and brother, I want to thank Chijiro , I want to thank Ifeoma Okereke , these are the team that swore me to action immediately the news got broken. I thank you guys , I thank you all, and I pray god to bless you in a million fold. I’m sorry this came a bit late, it is just that i have been unstable , but I am now stronger and better”
This is great news and here’s to a successful treatment and a speedy recovery.