Popular Nollywood actor, Ifeanyi Ikenga Gbulie, has been confirmed dead according to news reports seen by YEN.com.gh.
The actor who had graced the screens of both Ghanaians and Nigerians was said to have died on December 13, 2018, following a long illness.
According to multiple news sources, he fought many battles to survive, but his survival was not possible.
Ifeanyi was also reported to be bed-ridden as he was down with stroke for many months.
He died in the early hours of that fateful day in Enugu, Nigeria.
He was one of the pioneers of Nollywood having been acting from his hey days at NTA channel 8, Enugu in the 1070s and 1980s.
He was is known for his elderly and poor man roles in films, such as End of Dreams and Under Fire.
Confirming the death to the media in Nigeria, the Directors Guild of Nigeria (DGN) Chima Okoroji, said the late actor would be greatly missed.
He said his humility and passion which was out of the world would be missed so much.
“This is too heavy for me; I love this man with a passion; his humility is out of this world. I will miss you so much,” he said.
Though his age has not yet been mentioned, Ifeanyi is believed to be in his late 80s or early 90s at the time of his death.
YEN.com.gh extends its condolences to the bereaved family and all Nigerians.
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