Once again, the Nollywood community is plunged into deep mourning as they grieve the loss of one of their own, Chikezie Uwazie.
Actor Obey Etok took to Instagram to deliver the heartbreaking news of his colleague’s passing. Chikezie Uwazie tragically died in the United States, following a second brain surgery.
Obey Etok shared that he received this devastating information through the alumni platform of IMSU (Imo State University), where they both attended. The news came as a shock, leaving the Nollywood fraternity in a state of profound sadness.
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In his tribute, Obey Etok fondly recalled a conversation with Chikezie, wherein he expressed his aspirations of seeking greener pastures in the United States. Little did they know that this journey would end in such an untimely and tragic manner.
The loss of Chikezie Uwazie leaves a void in the hearts of those who knew and worked with him in the Nigerian film industry. His departure serves as a poignant reminder of the fragility of life and the unpredictability of fate.
As the Nollywood community mourns the loss of Chikezie Uwazie, they come together to honor his memory, celebrating the talent and contributions he made during his time as an actor. May his soul find eternal peace, and may his loved ones find solace and strength during this difficult time.
“I can’t imagine am posting this. Chikezie Uwazie gone. After a 2nd brain surgery. Gini na emezi. Am 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. Can’t believe you are gone but God knows best. Rest on Chyko”.