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Oba Of Benin Kingdom Honours Late Actor Sam Loco-Efe

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Oba Of Benin Kingdom Honours Late Actor Sam Loco-Efe

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Jan 25, 2013 – Oba Of Benin Kingdom Honours Late Actor Sam Loco-Efe

Omo No’ba Erediauwa, the Oba of Benin kingdom has honoured late Nigerian actor Sam Loco Efe who died in his hotel room on the 7th of August, 2011 with a posthumous Award for Excellence.

The late actor was honoured for his ageless contribution to the movie industry at the yearly event that recognises achievers with Oba of Benin’s domain.

The monarch, who personally presided over the awards presentation ceremony in his palace in Benin City, said the recognition was to encourage excellence among the subjects of the kingdom in their various fields.

May his soul rest in perfect peace!



  1. princess

    January 25, 2013 at 5:16 PM

    may his soul rest in peace at

  2. Emmanuel kissinger

    January 26, 2013 at 5:26 AM

    Sam Loco efe is a great icon, a patriach, whose legacies in the movie industry and his great contribution to the NollyWOOD industry cannot be forgotten. His painful death was a great shock to the people of Nigeria. Who can fill the vaccum he created in the movie industry. May his soul rest in perfect peace Amen.

  3. Emmanuel (Spain)

    January 26, 2013 at 3:16 PM

    why not the honor when he was alive? Must a hero be noticed or recognized after death? these are all medicament’s after death, lets the Oba go to hell with his HONOR.

  4. Nzuruike Ifeanyi S.

    January 26, 2013 at 9:50 PM

    Sam Loco Efe has bequeathed an everlasting legacy in d movie industry. Wat i admires so much was his grammatical vocabulary,chai who wil speak dis big big grammar again,u r d number 1. Anyway may ur soul rest in peace amen!

  5. Gabriel Obom's

    January 27, 2013 at 4:34 PM

    In deed sami loco efe was a character, a comedian, an actor who has left 99./’ vacuum behind which non is yet to cover even 1, HOW THE MIGHTY FALLING OF AN IROKO! If there is peace 4 the May his soul rest in peace.

  6. Chioma Anyanwu

    January 31, 2013 at 2:03 PM

    Yes sam loco was a character, a comedian, anybody that does not enjoy or laugh when he is acting is not human being. I dont think we can get a replacement, may his soul rest in peace, amen.

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