Yet another Nollywood veteran actor has kissed the dust.
In just over a week after the death of actor Mike Odiachi, another Nollywood actor, Festus Aguebor has passed on.
The announcement, made by producer Fidelis Duker has left the industry in shock, as there were no earlier reports of ill health from the seasoned actor.
Duker posted on his Facebook page, “Adieu talented and veteran Actor Festus Aguebor …..remember your brilliant delivery of Chief Odeku in my 2002 movie, Family Contract starring Desmond Elliot, Chioma Akpotha, Steph-Nora Okere, Afolabi Bolasodun Makinde, Grace Evaly, amongst others …. May your soul rest in peace. Amen.”
Although there has been no official statement from the actor’s kin, reports say that he died in Benin on Saturday, February 20, 2016.
Among his acting credits are Rituals, Igodo The King and I, A Kiss From a Rose.