The entertainment industry misplaced some of its brightest stars in 2022.
The loss of life of gospel musician, Sammie Okposo was the newest.
The industry, which has produced nice icons, was in 2022 hit with the loss of life of younger and energetic entertainers who displayed distinctive expertise.
Some of the veterans misplaced their lives both from unexpected circumstances or continual diseases.
As 2022 attracts to a detailed, Pegars brings you the prime eight in no explicit order:
On July 17, 2022, at the age of 48, Ada Ameh handed away in Warri Delta State.
The actress, who had battled melancholy, had visited a household in the State when she all of the sudden collapsed. She was rushed to the hospital but was confirmed lifeless.
Ameh was born May 15, 1974, and spent greater than two many years in the Nigerian film industry. She suffered melancholy after the loss of life of her daughter and some members of her household.
She was most notable for her character as Anita in the 1996 film titled, “Domitilla”, and as Emu Johnson in the award successful Nigerian tv collection titled, “The Johnsons”.
Sammie Okposo, a well-liked gospel singer died on November 25, 2022. The ‘wellu wellu crooner was mentioned to have died in his sleep at his residence in Lagos State. The 51-year-old, who had apologised for further marital affairs months earlier than his loss of life, was laid to relaxation at a personal cemetery in Ikoyi, Lagos State.
The loss of life of Osinachi Nwachukwu shocked the world after it was reported that the ‘Ekwueme singer’ died of home violence. Osinachi’s unlucky loss of life occurred after she was allegedly battered by her husband.
Osinachi’s husband was alleged to have crushed her and kicked her in the chest which landed her in the hospital. It was additionally alleged that Osinachi died of throat most cancers but it was debunked by her household. The matter is now in courtroom the place the husband is being tried.
The mom of three was buried on June 25, 2022, whereas her husband is nonetheless in custody.
Leonard Onyemachi, a seasoned actor, handed away on Saturday May 14, 2022, after battling with kidney illness.
The actor, who rose to stardom after performing in the Nollywood blockbuster film “Labista” had undergone a kidney transplant 4 years in the past but succumbed to the illness in 2022.
Gospel Minister, Chinedu Nwadike handed away March 27, 2022, after battling an unknown sickness.
He was popularly recognized for his hit songs “Marry me’ and ‘God of vengeance’.
Renowned Nollywood actor, Romanus Amuta died on February 10, 2022. The veteran died after a protracted sickness.
He was popularly recognized for his function as Natty in the sitcom ‘New Masquerade’.
On April 29, 2022, a quick-rising Nollywood actress, Chinedu Bernard slumped and died whereas cleansing St Leo the Great Catholic Church in Enugu State.
It is unknown what prompted her loss of life.
Famous ex-Big Brother Naija star, Patrick Fakoya died on thirteenth October after a ghastly motor accident. Rico’s loss of life took his followers by storm as he was recognized to be peaceable.
The 29-year-old was in coma for two days and was buried at Ebony vault in Ikoyi Lagos State.