Popular Nigerian public speaker, Ubong King is dead

Popular Nigerian public speaker, Ubong King, has died at age 48. The late Ubong was said to have died in Lagos on Saturday, December 26 after a battle with COVID19 complications.

He is survived by his wife, Unyime Ivy-King, and four children.

May his soul rest in peace.

Kemi Filani recalls popular Veteran Nollywood filmmaker, Chico Ejiro was confirmed dead on Christmas day after suffering briefly from an unknown illness which led to seizure. The movie director only just concluded his latest movie, Christmas Eve.

The late filmmaker befor his death via his Facebook, shared a photo of himself while filming his just concluded new movie, ”christmas eve”;

”Filming .. Relapse.. thanking the Lord for another day”He wrote.

Kemi Filani News gathered that He died in the early hours of Christmas day from a seizure. He only just concluded directing his new movie on Christmas Eve. His remains have been deposited at the morgue.

Born Chico Maziakpono in Isoko, Delta State, Ejiro is a movie director, screenwriter, and producer.

Prior to his death, he held the record of the Nollywood director with the highest number of released movies. He says he has produced and directed over 85 movies in his career in the span of three decades.

Ejiro who studied Agriculture in school was drawn into video production because Nigerians would not buy blank video cassettes.

The filmmaker is the younger brother of veteran filmmaker, Zeb Ejiro. He is married to Joy Ejiro and they have four children.

May his soul rest in peace.

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