Today, 1st of september is the begining of the month. As we start the new month, let’s use this article to remember all the seven Nigerian celebrities who lost their lives in August.
1. Rich Oganiru
2. Stanley Okoro
Stanley Okoro was a fast-rising Nollywood actor, comedian, content creator, MC, and promoter. He was born in 1993, in Anambra State. He died on the 11th of August 2021, in a hotel room, in Maryland area of Enugu State, after completing a movie shoot, at the age of 28.
3. Seun Michael
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Seun Michael was a popular Nollywood actor, filmmaker, and production manager who has worked closely with many actors, like Funke Akindele, Olaiya, Segun Ogungbe, and others. He died on the 11th of August 2021.
4. Doris Chima
Doris Chima was a popular Nollywood actress. She was born in 1958, in Abia State. She died on the 15th of August 2021, at the age of 63.
5. Victor Olaotan
Victor Olaotan was a popular Nollywood actor, film Maker, and content creator. He was born on February 17, 1952, and died on the 26th of August 2021, at the age of 69.
6. Prince Ifeanyi Dike
Prince Ifeanyi Dike was a popular Nollywood actor, filmmaker, and film producer. He was born in Imo State. He died on the 27th of August 2021, after battling a kidney-related ailment for years.
7. Victor Uwaifo
Victor Uwaifo was a popular Nigerian Highlife musician. He was born on the 1st of March 1941, in Benin. He died on the 28th of August 2021, at the age of 80.