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Founder AMAA, Peace Anyiam-Osigwe is dead

Nigerian filmmaker and founder of the African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), Peace Anyiam-Osigwe, is dead.

Peace Anyiam-Osigwe who was also the President of the Association of Movie Producers (AMP) reportedly passed away at St. Nicolas Hospital, Lagos, after being in a coma since Saturday.

She was also one of the most prominent figures in the Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood.

Award-winning producer, Obi Emelonye also confirmed her passing on his social media handles describing Peace as an industrious woman and will be remembered as one of those who shaped the face of the new Nollywood.

Writing By Marian Benjamin; Editing Muzha Kucha