Teni Akpata, popularly known as Teni Entertainer, narrowly espcated being kidnapped at the weekend during a performance.
Teni had gone for a performance in Buguma, a community in Rivers State.
As she mounted the stage and in the middle of her performance, gunshots rent the air causing confusion.
Teni’s body guards were seen approaching the stage moving close to her to inform it was no longer for her to be on stage.
As she made to go towards the backstage, more gunshots were heard as the gunmen made attempts to storm the stage to get hold of their target.
It was gathered that some of the policemen at the venue of the event also ran for safety as the gunshot increased.
The artiste was ferried to safety amidst thick cover of security men.
She is yet to make any statement after the incident.