Amaka Igwe Is Dead: Asthma Attack Killed Fuji House Of Commotion Producer
April 29, 2014 – Amaka Igwe Is Dead: Asthma Attack Killed Fuji House Of Commotion Producer
The Nollywood movie industry has lost one of their own. Amaka Igwe, a popular movie writer, director and producer has passed on.
She passed away last night of asthma attack.
Late Amaka is the brain behind House of Commotion and Checkmate sitcoms.
According to entertainment insiders, Amaka Igwe reportedly fell ill while in Enugu with her husband but before they could rush her to the hospital, she had died.
Amaka started working on a new Igbo soap in Enugu after celebrating her 21st wedding anniversary last week.
The deceased is one of the foremost movie directors in Nigeria today and one of the few contemporary film makers who have had their films on celluloid.
Amaka’s celluloid film is A Barber’s Wisdom – a film which was part of M-Net’s new direction on film project with Nigerian producers.
Her films have drawn international recognition to the home video industry. She is producer of the award winning movie Forever and founder of Amaka Igwe Studios and Top FM Radio.
The deceased hailed from Obinagu in Enugu state.
Late Amaka Igwe is survived by her children and husband.
May her soul rest in perfect peace amen.