Nollywood Actress Passes On
Nollywood veteran actress Ada Ameh has passed on.
Born on 15 May 1974, the Johnsons star died at age 48 after weeks of opening up about her mental health.
Speaking to the media, the President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Emeka Rollas, confirmed that Ameh died on Sunday, July 17th, 2022.
“We lost Ada. No details at the moment, but we’ve lost Ada,” Rollas told the media.
Meanwhile, viral unverified reports on social media claimed that the actress died Sunday night at a hospital in Delta State.
She reportedly collapsed and eventually died in Warri, Delta State, at about 11 p.m. on Sunday.
The Nollywood Icon before 2020, lost six of her siblings.
On October 20, 2020, she lost her only child, a beautiful daughter whom she gave birth to at age 14.
She started battling with ill-health and her condition deteriorated after losing another sister in March 2022.
Speaking on a Television programme, the late Ameh had said: “Everything is going to be fine. I have an issue right now, and it’s taking my life. I will not die. We will get over it.”