Nigerian celebrated actor, Hanks Anuku, who’s now based in Ghana, has finally naturalized as a citizen of Ghana – Ghanacreativearts.com confirms.
The actor, in an exclusive interview with Ghanacreativearts.com editor Nii Attractive (Mustapha Nii Okai Inusah )said he has seen peace in Ghana and because he’s peaceful by nature, he deemed it prudent to naturalize and stay in Ghana just as other nationals live here.
Sounding spiritual, Hanks Anuku said his decision is actually a direction from God and as someone who believes in the divine, he heeded. “It’s a directive from God that I naturalize as a Ghanaian. Whatever God ask me to do, is what I do.
Explaining why he left Nigeria – where he comes from to permanently reside in Ghana, he told,Nii Attractive that “I had to leave Nigeria because of all troubles in Nigeria. I don’t like people being killed.”
He however noted that he will never point at his father’s hometown with his left hand, thus, despite all the troubles and Wahala in Nigeria, he hasn’t forgotten about Nigeria because his family and kids are there; so as time goes on, he will revisit Nigeria and contribute his widow’s mite in helping build her motherland.
Ending, he disclosed that he’s a Fante by Ghanaian lineage. “My Ghanaian name is Nana Kwame Fiifi Kakra Anuku” he said amidst giggle.