As the news began to spread that another Nollywood actor, Chikezie Uwazie, has died after a second brain surgery in the United States, many people are now left with no other option but to wonder why there is recurrent death among entertainers in Nigeria.
Obey Etok, announced the death of Chikezie Uwazie on her Instagram page last Sunday.
She wrote, “I can’t imagine I’m posting this. Chikezie Uwazie goneeeee. After a 2nd brain surgery. Gini na emezi. I’m so shocked to get this news this evening. Just got this from our IMSU alumni platform.
“I thought you told me you were going to the states for greener pastures. You promised to come back some years back but I didn’t see you.
“I can’t believe you are gone but God knows best. Rest on Chyko.”
Within a space of two weeks, Nollywood had recorded death of its two prominent Actors in persons of veteran artist, Saint Obi and a prominent Yoruba actor, Murphy Afolabi. With this latest death, it has now beomes one death too many,