Veteran Nollywood actress, Emilia Dike has been confirmed dead. It was gathered that the actress slumped and died on Wednesday in Enugu State.
This newspaper reports that Movie Director, Okechukwu Oku, made this known on his Instagram page.
He wrote, “Why is death taking the best people???? I’m confused oooo. Just filmed with Mama here on my 2 last projects, excited to release it and this horrible news today. A woman with a heart of gold, Aah noooo. Will miss you Mrs Dike. Nollywood has lost a gem in you. This is messed up.”
Emilia’s colleagues have taken to their respective social media platforms to pay tributes to the actress they described as a great woman.
The deceased featured in Nollywood movies such as Ignorant couples, Dust of yesterday, Kings Guard, Where Money Never Sleep 1 and 2, and many more