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Destiny Etiko buries her dad ETIKO JOHN ANONDE amidst tears

Curvy Nollywood actress, Destiny Etiko who lost er father recently shared a video showing the moment her father’s corpse arrived at their compound. Her father’s corpse arrived the compound amid tears and wailings from people around the vicinity. The heartbroken lady in her tribute message recounted how close she was to him. She described him as a loving man who supported her when she expressed interest in starting her acting career. Etiko who also expressed her pain about his death, stated that her heart can never be mended, as her father who loved her more than anything in the world left with a part of her soul. In her own words: “ETIKO JOHN ANONDE has been laid to rest today and it was a success �� After COVID 19 will have the proper funeral done ✅ I wanna use this medium to say th...

Nollywood Actress Destiny Etiko loses her dear father

Nigerian actress, Destiny Etiko is bereaved. The curvy actress took to her social media page to announce her pain to the world. She expressed how heartbroken she is and how the one man, who truly stood by her all these while has left her all alone in this cruel world. In her words: “Am so pained Am so broken Am devastated It’s as if my life is shattered The world is wicked o I still can’t believe that the man who gave me life is gone Daddy u have always loved and supported me when I told u wat I wanted to take up as a carrier…u prayed for me and told me dat I will always succeed and stand out in all I do …now am making u proud and all the evil ones could do is to take you from us My heart is broken into piece and am not sure it can be mended for u left With a part of my soul daddy…..my clo...

Sad News: Living in Bondage Nollywood Actress Chizoba Bosah is dead

Nollywood has been thrown into mourning as it has lost another veteran in the person of 52-year-old actress, Chizoba Bosah Sam-Boye. Bosah’s acting credits go as far back as the classic Nollywood film, “Living In Bondage” and her Igbo comedy series- ‘Kanyi Si Ebi’ was a major contributor to the start of Igbo Channel on DSTV. Bosah is also known for her role as Aunty Atinuke in popular Tv drama, Tinsel. The deceased actress was married to her husband, Sam Boye for about 15 years, and they jointly operated a company called Purple Pictures. May her soul rest in peace.

Sad News: Nollywood Actress Funke Akindele loses her dad

Popular actress, Funke Akindele also known as ‘Jenifa’ is currently in a mourning mood after losing her dad to the cold hands of death. The talented actress made this known via her official Instagram page today Monday, 9th December. Taking solace in the Lord, she said the family loves him but God knows best. Also, she said she wishes she could turn back the hands of time. She wrote: “Dad!!! May your soul Rest In Peace!! I tried Dad! I did!! We love you but God knows best!!! #iwishicanturnbacktheendoftime.” Our condolences to Funke Akindele. May the soul of her dad rest in perfect peace!🙏

Nollywood Actor Hafiz Oyetero loses his mom

Nollywood Actor, Hafiz Oyetoro, popularly known as Saka is in mourning as he recently lost his aged mother. Saka lost his mum yesterday, August 29. She was 92 years old and was immediately buried according to Islamic rites. The comic actor broke down in tears during his mother’s burial. Announcing her death to Instagram, Saka shared clips from her funeral and wrote: “Finally I have now joined the club of orphans aka “omo orukan”.My Mum has joined my late Dad her late husband about 40 hours ago. May her soul and the souls of others who have also joined their wives or husbands down there rest in perfect peace. … IT IS WELL.”

SAD NEWS: Nollywood actor Ifeanyi Gbulie dies of stroke

BREAKING NEWS. Veteran Nollywood actor, Ifeanyi Gbulie, who has featured in countless movies has been reported dead after a brief illness. The actor has been bed ridden for several months as he was down with Stroke and after several battles to survived, he passed away in the early hours of December, 13th, 2018. Ifeanyi died in Enugu. He was one of the pioneers of Nollywood having been acting from his hey days at NTA channel 8, Enugu in the 1970s and 1980s. He was popularly called ‘Danda.’ May God grant him eternal rest in his heavenly kingdom!

Baba Sala’s Burial Date Finally Announced

The family of Late Moses Olaiya, popularly known as Baba Sala, has announced December 6 and 7 as dates for the burial ceremony of the icon. According to reports, his son, a performing officer at the National Troupe of Nigeria, Emmanuel Adejumo, popularly called “Boisala’’ disclosed that the family has decided on the date for the burial. Baba Sala, a Member of the Order of the Niger (MON), comedian, dramatist and actor died on October 7 at 81 in Ilesa, Osun state. His body has since been deposited at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex Annex, (Wesley Guild Hospital) in Ilesa. May his soul rest in peace. Amen.

Nollywood Actor Fred Ezimadu dies of tooth infection

CELEBRITY DEATH: The Nollywood movie industry has lost yet another icon, a top member of the AGN in Lagos Fred Ezimadu a.k.a Big Fredo lost his life to tooth infection over the weekend. According to top Nollywood sources, the actor who hails from Kwale in Delta state has been battling tooth infection for a while before the infection turns fatal over the weekend. His daughter and a top singer said Big Fredo was rushed to the hospital after the tooth ache became unbearable where he passed on few hours after admission. May his soul rest in peace!🙏

Sad News: Wife becomes a widow on wedding day as husband dies

SHOCKING GIST: Janatil Firdawl Yakubu became a widow the same day she became a bride, as her groom died in an auto crash on their way to the wedding reception. According to reports, the Islamic wedding took place on Sunday morning, September 30, 2018. After the first part of the ceremony, guests were supposed to have converged at Africana Guest House, opposite TF Hostel at Atomic Junction where the reception was supposed to take place. The groom and his friends then left Adenta in a convoy towards the venue for the reception but things went awry when a vehicle trying to overtake another, run into the car that was conveying the couple. The groom who was seriously injured in the accident, was rushed to the Legon Hospital but pronounced dead on arrival, turning the entire function into a mour...

Nollywood actor Bassey Ekpenyong loses his beloved mother

CELEBRITY GIST: This is not a happy time for Nollywood actor, Ekpenyong Bassey Inyang as he is currently bereaved having losing his beloved mother. The actor loss his beloved mother Princess Mary Ariy Bassey Inyang, who died some months back at the age of 83 years. Even though she is gone, the impact she made on her children and people around them will never be forgotten as the family begins her burial arrangement which will be coming up on the 6th of October, 2018. Some of the younger generation might not be familiar with the actor’s face but he can boldly say that he is one of those relevant actors that have played pivotal role in the growth of the Nollywood. A wake keep service will hold in her honour at the Good News Baptist Church in Surulere Lagos on Thursday the 4th of October 2018....

7 Years rememberance of late Nollywood Actesss Geraldine Ekeocha

CELEBRITY MEMORIAL: Nollywood Community remembers late Nollywood Actesss Geraldine Ekeocha who passed away on September 4th 2011. The late Actress a native of Imo State but was resident in Enugu State where her acting career began. She was aged 56 and left behind 7 children. Geraldine was snatched by the cold hands of death on Sunday,4 September 2011 during a fibroid surgery at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH) Ituku, Enugu State. She was one talented actress who has featured in over 80 movies and several soap operas with many of them still running on air. May her gentle soul continue to rest in perfect peace!

Nollywood Actress, Uzoma Oluchi Osimkpa Mourns The Death Of Her Darling Father

Nollywood actress Uzoma Oluchi Osimkpa popularly referred to Uzor Simkpa lost her father to a deathly illness that had been threatening his life for a while. Due to the recurring sickness, she had taken to asking fans and friends to donate blood to her dad with the hope that this would hasten his recovery. Quite a number of fans responded to her plea by donating blood to the sick man. For a while, this seemed to resuscitate him and made the condition of the senior Osimkpa better. But as it appeared, the goodwill of his daughter and her fans wasn’t enough to keep him staying longer as he gave up the ghost yesterday afternoon. Well, this was a December ago. Would it count as #OldHeadShotDay 😋 #Makeup by Me. I hope your Sunday is going great. 💞 A post shared by Uzo O. Osimkpa (@uzoosimkpa) on...

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