One of the veterans of Nigeria’s Nollywood, Prince Ifeanyi Dike is dead.
Mr Dike died on Friday after being hospitalised for weeks, having had a long battle with a kidney-related ailment. Emeka Rising, Chairman of the Actors Guild Association (AGN) said.
Mr Rising said the association was trying to raise some money for his medical expenses before he was pronounced dead.
He had been hospitalised and colleagues were raising money for medical treatment.
The deceased was the Board of Trustees Chairman, Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN).
Dike, who hailed from Imo State, featured in many productions. He was a recipient of the
City People Movie Special Recognition Award.
The news of his passing filtered in hours after the demise of movie industry legend, Victor Olaotan.
According to a family source, his burial plans will be made public later.