“How I almost drowned while swimming when I was young” – Nollywood Actor, Segun Arinze
Nollywood actor, Segun Arinze took to his instagram page to recount how he almost drowned when he got into a fight with a boy at the river where he used to play.
According to him, the terrible incident made him develop a terrible phobia for swimming.
He wrote: “When I was a young boy i tried to learn swimming in Asaba Delta State and one boy tried to drown me when we got into a fight at the river where we used to play.
‘Ever since I had a terrible phobia for swimming and ran away from any pool. So you can imagine me trying the swimming ropes many years after when @princenednwoko insisted I overcome the phobia by being my instructor thank you Distinguished Sir. Omo no be small thing ooo. See fear!”.
Below is his Instagram post :