News “Nigeria Is Killing Me” – Nollywood Actor Yemi Solade Cries Out Published 8 months ago on June 16, 2018 By The Terrorist! Popular actor, Yemi Solade, on Saturday said he has given up on Nigeria as the hardship in the country is killing him while also disclosing plans to relocate to another country.DON'T MISS: Download & Install All Naija Entertainment App Into Your Android He decried the state of Yoruba movie industry as money being paid him cannot provide basic needs for him and his family. According to him, an actor who lives a luxury life does not get his money by solely acting as some of them work with politicians, governors to make ends meet. Solade told Punch: “For the first time in a long while, I gave up on Nigeria. I might decide to relocate to another country and this is what I always criticise my colleagues for. Nigeria is killing me. I have been so patriotic, but I think I have to face the reality now. “I have a job that is not putting meals on my table the way it should and I don’t want my children to suffer. It is terrible if we continue to lose our best minds to other countries. I don’t want to have money like Femi Otedola; I don’t pray for it and I don’t need it at my age. All I need are the basic things in life, which I can use to take care of myself, my wife and my children. “I struggle to get good jobs; I have done my best. I should have left Nigeria 20 years ago, but I stayed to contribute my quota to its development. I am getting older; I am older than some of the governors in Nigeria and I cannot be running to them for survival. I cannot steal money like some people do and we all know that stealing is not good. I pay my bills with the pay I get from producers, but it is tiny. I am bleeding inwards right now and it is not good for my age. I have to begin to look elsewhere for survival. 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I am happy for these young men, but it is not the case for actors who spend long hours on set. “The Yoruba arm of the industry is not as lucrative as you think. For me, I just stick to the job and I depend on whatever I earn as an actor from producers. From the look of things, the few of us who started early in the industry are the ones suffering. ” READ ALSO Brazilian Ex-President Surrenders To Police, Begins 12-Year Jail Term“I am happy for the likes of Odunlade Adekola, who came afterwards and they feel he is better. Since the younger people share the resources with each other, what do I do? I am not a producer and I don’t think there is anything wrong about that. Once a producer calls you and you demand a certain amount, they run away and bring in their untrained friends. The actors who are getting it right should tell us how they have been able to live very comfortable. “I have people that I go to for one help or the other, but they trivialise it and I can’t be begging you because I want you to invest in a project. Once you go to them for assistance, they can ask you to link them up with one actress,” the thespian added. Subscribe To ANE Talk Trends On Youtube Subscribe To All Naija Entertainment On Youtube Get More Stories Like This On: Facebook: @AllNaijaEntertainment, Twitter: @AllNaijaEntertainment Quick Reach: Our Service Improvement, Advertise With Us, Send Us Enquiries & Press Releases Related Posts:MMO: 10 Awesome Ways To Make Money On Fiverr, Rank GigsMy father wanted me to marry woman older than me before I met my wife – Chiwetalu AguVictor AD – “Tire You” Feat. 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