The “Labista” actor, Leo Mezie, who has been away from the acting scene for a while, is in need of 10 Million naira for a kidney transplant abroad.
According to several reports, the actor who has been on weekly dialysis for a while now, is in need of 10 million naira financial assistance for an immediate kidney transplant abroad.
According to a report by Playground, the actor reached out for public support after his second kidney failed. Mezie who joined Nollywood in 2006, became popular after his role in the 2003 movie “Labista.”
He hails from Umuahia in Abia State, Nigeria, and is happily married to his wife Maureen Mezie. Mezie has featured in movies like “Close Enemy, “King’s Sleepless Night,” “Empty Throne” among others.
Sickness is said to have reached an advance stage and needs urgent financial assistance to forestall the worse. It was gathered that the actor has been battling the ailment for several months on his own until things got to a head days back when his second kidney was alleged to have collapsed.
The Abia state born actor had thought the ailment is something he could handle on his own .He was alleged to have been going on dialysis weekly which has caused him a fortune.
Now his finances can no longer meet up with the urgency his health now demands as he is expected as a matter of urgency to raise N10 million for a kidney transplant abroad.The actor, who is now a total shadow of himself, seeks to the assistance of well-meaning Nigerians to save him from untimely death.