Photos: Checkout 8 Nollywood Actors Whose Death Caused A Huge Blow To The Nigerian Movie Industry

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Death they say is inevitable and that we cannot do away with with. These legend were actually the ones entertaining us on the screens some years back but death took them away and as a result caused a huge blow in the movie industry. Nollywood is back on its feet but these were the guys who actually paved the way…

Checkout them out below;

  1. Sam Loco Efe, born Sam Loco Efeeimwonkiyeke in Enugu, was a Nigerian actor and director. He died on August 7, 2011.

2. Muna Obiekwe: Muna Obiekwe was a Nigerian actor. He was one of the most popular actors in Nigeria. On January 18, 2015, Obiekwe died from kidney disease. He was also the first cousin to Nigerian actor Yul Edochie.

3. Justus Esiri; Justus Esiri was a veteran award-winning Nigerian actor, generally considered to be one of the pillars of Nollywood with an acting career that goes way back to the 1960s. He died on February 19,2013.

4. Enebeli Elebuwa: He died on December 12, 2012

5.JT Tom West; J.T Tom West is a legendary Nollywood actor who died mysteriously in a car accident on 28th September 2006 in Lagos Nigeria on his way back home from a movie location. His dead was mysterious and tragic. He was born as Joe Tamuno-Bibidamaa in 1954 but was popularly known as J.T Tom West

6. Ashley Nwosu; He died on April 11, 2011.

7. Dede One Day; He died on December 12, 2015.