Nollywood actress, Lilian Afegbai, who just lately celebrated her birthday, revealed days after the birthday how an Abuja photographer upset her on her photoshoot, which she needed to fly right down to Abuja to shoot.
Afegbai allegedly booked the Abuja photographer recognized as Byjaru for a photograph shoot. Nonetheless the photographer didn’t get herself collectively on time, and has nonetheless refused to ship the images taken to Lilian days after her birthday.
Relating her expertise to Sunday Scoop, she mentioned:
“Let’s even assume the cash I paid her wasn’t sufficient, she ought to have simply mentioned she couldn’t do the job. If she knew she couldn’t pull it off, she ought to have let me know beforehand. After making me go all the best way from Lagos to Abuja for a shoot, she upset me.
A few of my family members even felt I used to be silly for going all the best way to Abuja to take photos however there was a specific look I wished to realize and that was why I insisted. Essentially the most annoying factor is that she was simply so impolite and nonchalant about it.
It isn’t acceptable the best way some individuals act as of late. We have to perceive that having a powerful work ethic is essential and professionalism is vital. If you may’t do one thing, be upfront about it.”
Reacting to some individuals who have labelled her a troublemaker for taking the matter to the Web, Lilian mentioned,
“Earlier than I made the publish on-line, I pleaded along with her to do the suitable factor. However she despatched me a voice notice, sounding nonchalant about what she did. That was what obtained me upset. On the finish of the day, persons are entitled to their opinions and I’m additionally entitled to my opinions; I’m a human being too.”
On what’s at the moment being completed to treatment the state of affairs, Afegbai mentioned:
“She mentioned she’s not going to refund my cash. The final time I referred to as her cellphone, she hung up. If she’s irritated that I went on social media, then she have to be very foolish. I went on the Web as a result of I used to be upset and I wished individuals to know what she did so she wouldn’t do it to a different individual tomorrow.
It was my birthday photos and it was essential to me. I knew that it was going to make me comfortable and that’s why I made a decision to do it. I do know on the finish of the day, she’s going to pay my cash. I’ll be sure that she does that. I’ll nonetheless attain out to her but when she doesn’t budge, I’ll go to the police.”
Talking on her present initiatives, Afegbai mentioned,
“I’ve been busy on the set of TV collection, Ajoche. We shoot rather a lot each week and it takes a variety of my time. I additionally simply completed work on my film three days earlier than I travelled to Abuja for the picture session.”
Although many actresses have complained that the business doesn’t pay properly, Afegbai says she has been in a position to get by.
“I don’t restrict myself. I’m additionally an entrepreneur. Appearing for me is extra about ardour than cash; I’ve all the time cherished the career. Nonetheless, the business does pay however as individuals, our wants are insatiable, so we all the time need extra. I believe individuals ought to produce other streams of revenue although.”