Nigeria movie industry popularly known as Nollywood has lost two talented stars.
News firstly broke finest filmmaker and director, Ansa Bassey Kpokpogri has been snatched by the cold hands of death on Tuesday.
The Calabar mother of one was reported to have been suffering from peptic ulcer. This news was revealed by Uduak Isong Uguamaman, her friend and fellow Nollywood filmmaker, who happened to be a younger sister of popular Emem Isong. Below is her statement on Facebook;
In the evening, another news broke that a Yoruba actress, Kudirat Ajimati is dead.
The well endowed actress was based in Abeokuta from where she featured in Yoruba movies.
Her remains has being buried according to Islamic rite on Tuesday, November 15, 2016.
She is survived by an aged mother. The Yoruba actress known for playing motherly role’s colleague got wind of her death in the early morning of Tuesday, November 15, 2016.
The news of her death was announced on social media by the association Theatre Arts and Movie Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN),Ogun State chapter which she belonged to.
The post reads:
“It saddens our association, Theatre Arts and Movie Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN),Ogun State Chapter, to announce the untimely death of our beloved sister/colleague Kudirat Ajimat popularly known and called Ajimat. The news of her death got to us this morning as a shocker but we don’t have the power to stop God from doing what is right in HIS sight. Ajimat, we will seriously miss u and ur friendly lifestyle! Rest in Peace!”
The actress who was well endowed behind is known to always flaunt her backside in movies. She was mostly paired as Mr Latin’s wife in movies.