The Nigerian entertainment industry is in mourning as legendary Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie, has announced the passing of his beloved grandson, Kambilichukwu. The young man passed away on March 30th, just two months after celebrating his 16th birthday.
According to reports, Kambilichukwu fell while playing football with his schoolmates and developed a seizure. He was quickly rushed to Mother and Child Hospital in Lagos, but tragically passed away a few hours later.
Pete Edochie confirmed the sad news, stating that his family had started praying for the child immediately after his son Yul informed him of the accident. Kambilichukwu was described as a quiet, brilliant and talented child who did not get angry easily.
Edochie expressed his grief and sorrow at the untimely loss of his grandson, who had shown great promise in his young life. He also spoke about his concerns with people who excel in everything they do, stating that experience has taught him that such people do not last long.
The Nollywood community has rallied around Pete Edochie and his family to offer their support and condolences during this difficult time. Fans and colleagues alike have taken to social media to express their grief and offer their prayers to the grieving family.
The passing of Kambilichukwu is a great loss to the Edochie family and the Nigerian entertainment industry. The young man will be missed, and his legacy will continue to live on through the memories of those who knew and loved him.