Tragedy struck the Nigerian Nollywood industry on Wednesday when a notable actress, Emilia Dike, reportedly slumped and died in Enugu State.
According to a Movie Director, Okechukwu Oku, who posted Dike’s demise on his Instagram page, she recently finished a filming before the sad incident.
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”.
Some Nollywood personalities, including Uche Ogbodo, Anita Joseph, Belinda Effah, Ken Erics and others have expressed shock at the news of her demise.
Dike had acted in Nollywood movies such as ‘Ignorant Couples’, ‘Dust of Yesterday’, ‘Kings Guard’, ‘Where Money Never Sleep’ 1 and 2, and many more.