Popular for her key role in the Igbo home video, living in bondage (1992), Nollywood veteran actress and Tinsel star, Chizoba Bosah Sam-Boy, dies at the age of 52 after battling a long term illness.
The news was made know by the Convener of Yoruba Film and festival, Otunba Omotayo Ogunlade via his Facebook page, were he penned down his heartfelt tribute to the late actress;
Chizoba Bosah Sam-Boye my sister my friend. Surely God knows the best. Rest in peace. Aunty Chizzy as I fondly called you. Can’t control this tears.
Late Chizoba was said to have, battled with diabetes, stroke and high blood pressure, but died on Sunday May 10, after complaining of ill health on Saturday May 9.
She became popular after her role in the ‘living in bondage’ Igbo home video were she acted alongside with the likes of ; Kenneth Okonkwo, Francis Agu, Nnenna Nwabueze, Ngozi Nwosu, Rita Nzule.
May her gentle soul rest in peace.