Kumawood actor Davis Abraham popularly known as Salinko has been given special police protection over threats he’s received on his life regarding the publication of false images purported to be Anas.
According to MyNewsGH.com he actor received threatening text messages and whatsapp messages of threats to harm him by two groups of people.
The first group say he is not Anas but was saying he is while the second group, who are sent more threatening messages to him believe he is Anas and the cause of their words for which reason they will finish him.
There was yet another group who believe it is either he is Anas or Anas’ Changing facial surgeries mirrored him once or that he Salinko knows where they can find Anas.
The Kumawood actor took his phone to the Police station to report the various numbers and the fear for his necessitated by the fake pictures of Anas put out by the loudmouthed Kennedy Agyapong.
Ken Agyapong’s Brazilian Anas
Salinco is not the only one hit by Ken Agyapong’s craze with Anas face, a Brazilian was affected too.
Patrick Marcelino the Brazilian Cinematographer, graphic designer and the Clothing designer says he intends taking all the necessary “legal steps” to remedy the ‘very bad situation’ Ghanaian lawmaker Kennedy Agyapong has put him in — by splashing his pictures on TV and social media, claiming the images are those of masked investigative popular journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas.
“Listen, I’ve never been to Ghana. How can I be Anas, I’m not affiliated to any political party, I don’t like politics…”,
He also added: “Right now because of this whole sh*t, my whole career is in danger. … I’m about to make some big steps and these guys are just freaking around with my pictures…”
Marcelino stated again in the video that;
“One more time, to all the people of Ghana, I am not Anas, I’m Patrick Marcelino, you can check me out on the internet, whatever, Google me”.
In a related development much earlier on, a Ghanaian student, Petr Nuama Asare, was upset his picture was among a pack circulating on social media supposedly to be photos of investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas.
Petr Nuama Asare who is a PHD researcher says the picture released by Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapaong, exposes him to security risk.
He says authorities at Adansi North District Assembly turned him away within the period because somebody identified him as Anas on a visit to seek information for a study.
Petr who spoke with Nhyira FM’s Kofi Asante, is already contemplating legal action against Mr. Agyapong and Net 2 TV, the network which released the photos.
On whether he has any connection with Anas, the man who says he took the picture in question as a student in India indicated, he has never set eyes on the investigative journalist.