By Gbenga Gbelee
Ace Nollywood filmmaker; Kunle Afolayan has recovered his piece of luggage which he
forgot in an Uber taxi in France.
This is coming a day after sending out a distress call stating that he is stranded in Paris after
he forgot his bag containing his international passport, laptop and other belongings in an
The movie producer, director and actor is currently in France where he attended the recently
concluded Cannes Film Festival.
He took to Instagram to reveal that his bag containing his personal belongings has been found
while also thanking everyone for their efforts at getting the news out there when he raised the
“Thanks guys for all the outburst and reaching out. @uber@uberparis brought my bag today.
I really appreciate everyone who showed concern. Ire,” the multiple award winning Nigerian
film maker wrote on the social media platform.
It would be recalled that the movie producer and director made his predicament public on
social media when it happened about 24-hours ago by sending out a message on Instagram
saying he is yet to retrieve his belongings hours after he forgot them in the Uber taxi.
Kunle Afolayan who could not hide his distress took to his Instagram page saying; ‘HELP!
We rode with this Uber this morning from the airport in @Paris to town and unfortunately
forgot a small bag which has my international passport, laptop and other valuables. I have
reached out to Uber twitter, they responded that I will be contacted shortly a few hours ago
but up till now I am still waiting. Kindly help,” he posted yesterday.