(Last Updated On: June 1, 2017)


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

Uber taxi,

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.