Photos & List Of Nollywood Actors, Nigerian Movies Stars Who Died In 2016

nollywood actors who died in 2016

October 1st, 2016 – Pictures & Names Of Nigerian Actors, Nollywood Movies Stars Who Died In 2016

In January 2016, the first death victim in Nollywood, child actor Olamide David died after a brief illness.

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In February, another actor, Mike Odiachi lost his battle to an undisclosed illness in Lagos. He reportedly died at the age of 51 on his sick bed at Ikorodu Lagos General hospital

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Also in February of this year, star actor Festus Aguebor passed away after a brief illness.

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In May, Fred Ekata lost his battle to kidney disease.

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Also in May another budding actress Genevieve Nene died of Malaria.

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Another actor who died in May is Fatai Onibuade

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In June 2016, popular Yoruba actor Alfa Lateef aka Itakure died of Ulcer complication

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Also in June, Henrietta Kosoko died of diabetes complication and spiritual attack in Lagos at the age of 53.

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In July, Nollywood lost veteran actress Bukky Ajayi to heart attack at age 82.

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On the 8th of August 2016, popular Yoruba actor Wale Omo Iyamileko died of strange illness.

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On the 30th of September, Nollywood oldest actor Elder Maya (real names Martins Njubuigbo) lost his battle to liver disease and legs infection at the age of 87.

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May their souls rest in peace.