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Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:17pm On Dec 22, 2017
In 2017, Nollywood lost quite a number of talented actors.

While these famous actors have passed away, their legacies live on through their movies and performances.

A look at movie stars who died in 2017.
1. Moji Olaiya
The actress, who kicked off her acting career with Super Story's "No Pain No Gain" and went on to become an actress and producer, died of cardiac arrest » on May 17, 2017, at the age of 42.
Her death was announced on May 18, 2017, by the founder of Best of Nollywood Awards, Seun Oloketuyi.

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:19pm On Dec 22, 2017
2. Olumide Bakare
The veteran actor passed away » in the early hours of Saturday, April 22, 2017, following a prolonged battle with a respiratory disorder.
He was announced dead on arrival at the University College Hospital, Ibadan. His demise was confirmed by Nollywood actor, Saidi Balogun.
Popular for "Oromodie," "Edun Ara," "Gbogbolomo" and more, Bakare's journey into acting was influenced by a TV set bought for him by his parents in 1959.

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:22pm On Dec 22, 2017
3. Adeshina Adesanya
Popularly called 'Pastor Ajidara' , the actor passed away days after it was revealed that he was battling a kidney failure » condition.
His demise came in the middle of calls for financial support led by his colleagues, Bolaji 'Mr. Latin' Amusan and Yomi Fash Lanso .
Adesanya was popular for his roles in the movies, "Agbeku abela" (2009) and "Ologbo Iya Ijebu" (2007).
He passed away on May 7, 2017, at the age of 62.

Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by phintohlar(f): 4:24pm On Dec 22, 2017
U say ten, but na only 2 dey here

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:25pm On Dec 22, 2017
4. Alhaji Kasimu Yero
The "rooster Crow At Dawn" actor passed away at the age of 70. He died at his house on Sunday, September 3, 2017, in Kaduna State after a protracted illness.
His death was confirmed by his son Masur Yero .
The veteran was buried after the funeral prayers that took place at the Sultan Bellow Mosque on Sunday, according to Islamic rites.

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:27pm On Dec 22, 2017
5. Adebayo Faleti
A renowned journalist, poet and actor, Adebayo Faleti » passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017, at the age of 86.
He was a renowned journalist in his prime having taken up top management positions at the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (because) in the role of a General Manager and also as the Film Editor and Librarian at the National Television Authority (NTA), Ibadan, Oyo State.
He was laid to rest on Friday, September 8, 2017.

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:29pm On Dec 22, 2017
5. Okwy Chukwujekwu
Comic actor Okwy Chukwujekwu , popularly known as
Main Bossman , passed away in September.
The "Men of Wisdom" actor passed away in Anambra State, following an asthma attack.
His death was confirmed by fellow actor, Odira Nwobu. Chukwujekwu was laid to rest on Thursday, October 5, 2017.

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:33pm On Dec 22, 2017
6. Prince James Uche
On March 8, 2017, Prince James Uche, who was popular for his roles in classics such as "Igodo" and
"Lost Kingdom" passed away.
Before his death, the actor had battled » kidney disease for over two years.

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:36pm On Dec 22, 2017
7. Obi Madubogwo
Popular for his role in "Conspiracy," Obi Madubogwo announced in 2016 that he was in
need of public support for his health » . »
He had just come out of coma after a toxic battle with a diabetic wound, and was in need of financial support for a surgery, tests and medications to avoid amputation of his leg.
Unfortunately, the actor died on Monday, August 28, 2017 » , and was laid to rest on November 10, 2017.

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by OKUCHI11(m): 4:37pm On Dec 22, 2017
teresafaith:
3. Adeshina Adesanya
Popularly called 'Pastor Ajidara' , the actor passed away days after it was revealed that he was battling a kidney failure » condition.
His demise came in the middle of calls for financial support led by his colleagues, Bolaji 'Mr. Latin' Amusan and Yomi Fash Lanso .
Adesanya was popular for his roles in the movies, "Agbeku abela" (2009) and "Ologbo Iya Ijebu" (2007).
He passed away on May 7, 2017, at the age of 62.
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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:39pm On Dec 22, 2017
8. Funke Abisogun
Yoruba Nollywood actress Funke Abisogun Alhassan passed away in October.
According to actor Tunde Ola Yusuf, who shared the news on Instagram, the actress passed away a few days after giving birth to her baby . »
An actress and a producer, Abisogun owned the production house Funke Abisogun Heritage Links, and was married to filmmaker Taofeek Al Hassan Abisogun.

Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:41pm On Dec 22, 2017
9. Victor Eze
Victor Eze Okwuchukwu, who played Alika in the popular TV series, "Fuji House of Commotion," passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2017, after a long battle with stroke.
The late Eze was an actor, dancer and writer, known for "Stigma" (2013), "Widows," "Beyond Reason," "Baby Guards 2" (2005), "Changing Faces," and "Together as One" (2003).

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by teresafaith(f): 4:42pm On Dec 22, 2017
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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by MhizzAJ(f): 8:42pm On Dec 22, 2017
May their souls RIP

Moji Olaiya's death shocked me

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by hollawaley2: 8:42pm On Dec 22, 2017
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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by asdfjklhaha(f): 8:42pm On Dec 22, 2017
Its a pity...may God grant their souls eternal rest

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by Nobody: 8:43pm On Dec 22, 2017
May their souls rest in peace. Amen sad
Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by hollawaley2: 8:43pm On Dec 22, 2017
teresafaith:
3. Adeshina Adesanya
Popularly called 'Pastor Ajidara' , the actor passed away days after it was revealed that he was battling a kidney failure » condition.
His demise came in the middle of calls for financial support led by his colleagues, Bolaji 'Mr. Latin' Amusan and Yomi Fash Lanso .
Adesanya was popular for his roles in the movies, "Agbeku abela" (2009) and "Ologbo Iya Ijebu" (2007).
He passed away on May 7, 2017, at the age of 62.
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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by Jh0wsef(m): 8:44pm On Dec 22, 2017
that moji's death painnnnn me. sad

RIP TO ALL OF THEM.

2018 would surely have its list but
we wouldn't die prematurely .
amen

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by AfroSamurai: 8:44pm On Dec 22, 2017
May their souls Rest In Peace. cry

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by shammahyaro(f): 8:45pm On Dec 22, 2017
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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by infantlion(m): 8:45pm On Dec 22, 2017
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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by bencarson007(m): 8:45pm On Dec 22, 2017
Life is fleeting... take everyone serious... love God and be happy
May their souls RIP

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by njokuuche77(m): 8:46pm On Dec 22, 2017
I lost a very good friend of mine last month via road accident tanker/bus collision.
Rest in peace Edwin Chibueze. You were a true friend cry

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by wunmi590(m): 8:46pm On Dec 22, 2017
May their soul rest in peace
Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by infantlion(m): 8:47pm On Dec 22, 2017
Airtel why?? Ordinary ftc, u can't even get

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Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by Divay22(f): 8:47pm On Dec 22, 2017
Keep resting
Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by venatus25(m): 8:47pm On Dec 22, 2017
Eiyah embarassed
Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by MrOjay1(m): 8:49pm On Dec 22, 2017
shocked





Who else don't know these fools?
Re: Nollywood Actors Who Died In 2017 by elegantslayer(f): 8:49pm On Dec 22, 2017
May they continue to rest in peace

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