The Nigeria movie industry has lost another of its own as Nollywood actor, Ernest Asuzu is reportedly dead
According to reports, Ernest Azuzu who some months ago went viral for begging on the streets slumped and died around 9 pm on Monday, January 25.
His wife was said to have called fellow actor Desmond Elliot to announce the death to him.
Azuzu who suffered stroke some time ago was practically begging shoppers money to eat at some point in his life.
When the news surfaced online, some colleagues in the industry including the Governor of Anambra State, Dr Ebelechukwu Obiano rallied round to support him.
May his soul rest in peace!
Ernest Asuzu was a famous Nollywood actor, producer, and television personality.
He was born in Imo State in the southeastern part of Nigeria.
Ernest Asuzu began his acting career in the late 90s and joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood).
Ernest Asuzu had his primary and secondary education in Lagos state.
After obtaining his first and secondary school certificates respectively, he settled down as a full-time actor.
Ernest married his wife, Jennifer Asuzu in 2010.
Nothing much is known about his family. However, like any other human being, he has had a painful moment in life.
He was rumoured to have had mental disturbance which his lovely wife, Jennifer debunked saying that her husband was mentally sound.
She again admitted that he suffered from stroke; an ailment she claimed came from nowhere but finally confirmed that her husband has been treated, healed, hale and hearty.