Nollywood Mourns As Veteran Actor Amaechi Muonagor Dies

0
51

Today, the Nigerian film industry, Nollywood, is in mourning as veteran actor Amaechi Muonagor has passed away at the age of 68. Reports indicate that Muonagor succumbed to complications arising from kidney-related issues, diabetes, and stroke on March 24.

Muonagor’s health struggles were not unknown to the public. In 2023, he suffered a debilitating stroke, resulting in partial paralysis of his left leg. Despite undergoing weekly dialysis and physiotherapy to address the effects of the stroke, Muonagor’s condition worsened over time.

Tragically, his demise comes just days after he made a heartfelt plea on social media for financial assistance to afford a kidney transplant, highlighting the dire circumstances he faced in his final days.

The late actor graced the screens in numerous Nigerian movies, leaving an indelible mark on audiences. He was particularly renowned for his role in the popular film “Aki and Paw Paw,” where he portrayed the father figure to two mischievous young boys.

READ ALSO: Lights, Camera, Action: Timini Egbuson’s Rise in Nollywood

Amaechi Muonagor is survived by his wife, Hope Chikodi Muonagor, and their children, who now mourn the loss of a beloved husband and father.

Fans of the iconic actor have taken to social media platforms to express their grief and pay tribute to his remarkable contributions to the Nigerian entertainment industry.

WhatsApp Image 2023 08 28 at 10.48.48 AM 1

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here