4 Nollywood Actors And Actresses Who Died Of Stroke (Photos)


After Nollywood actor Peter Bunor battled with stroke, many people thought that he was the only Nollywood actor that died from a stroke. No, he wasn’ t the only one. There are many so today, I’ m going to talk about Nollywood actors who died while battling with stroke.

1. The first person on the list is Enebeli Elebuwa. The actor was first treated in saint luke hospital in Lagos. He was then flown to a hospital in India subsequently and was admitted into the Asia medical science, India, on October 17, 2012, accompanied by his brother- in- law, Adoka. He died at the age of 66 in a hospital in India on 5th December 2012. He was led to rest at victoria court cemetery. He joined the Nigerian movie industry in the 1980s. He has acted in more than 200 Nollywood movies before his death.

2. Mulikat Adegbola: Veteran Nollywood actress, Mulikat Adegbola, popularly known as ashabi is dead. She was said to have died after battling with stroke on December 3rd, 2016. That was 10 months after her husband, who was also a Nollywood actor died. Ashami was said to have been secretly battling with the stroke before her husband’ s death in February 2016. It was noted that the illness denied her of getting roles in Nollywood movies in the last two years.

3. Popular Nollywood veteran actor, Ifeanyi Ikanga died after a prolonged battle with a stroke. The actor who was bedridden for several months as a result of a stroke died in Enugu on the 13th of December 2018. He often played the roles of elders in movies, which helped him to bear a nickname in movies. The actor began acting in the ‘ 80s working with National Television Authority. He featured in a couple of Nollywood movies.

4. Nollywood actress, Chizoba Bosah is dead. According to news sources, the 52- year- old actress died on Sunday, 10th May 2020. The report also noted that the veteran actress lost her life after a prolonged battle, with diabetes, stroke, and high blood pressure. Until her sudden departure, Chizoba was a Nollywood- seasoned actress, producer, and presenter. She was one of the casts of a Nollywood blockbuster movie titled ” living in bondage. “