Late actor, Obi Madubuogwu’s unfulfilled dreams shared
By Rita Chioma,
Recently, Nigeria’s movie industry lost a rare gem; Obi Madubuogwu of The Battle of Musanga fame.
The veteran actor who doubles as a film maker died after protracted battle with diabetics, leaving some of his dreams unfulfilled.
According to the President of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Emeka Rollas Ejezie told Allure Vanguard, while condoling with the family of late Madubuogwu, the sudden death was indeed a sad one not only for Nollywood but the creative industry at large.
He said: “It is sad receiving Obi’s congratulatory message on phone but he didn’t live to see me face to face or thereafter meet the reforms we are about bringing to AGN with this new executives.
Obi was part of this dream to see I become President. Last year, I was chairman for his foundation launch which was initiated to tackle diabetes in Nigeria.”
The President prayed that God will grant the family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss which he left my