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Veteran Nollywood actor Saint Obi is dead

Veteran actor Saint Obi

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Veteran Nollywood Nigerian actor, Obinna Nwafor, popularly known as Saint Obi, is dead.

Speculations about his death have been on for days but various unconfirmed sources say he died last Sunday.

It is speculated that disagreement amongst his siblings affected the news being made public.

Born on November 16, 1965, Saint Obi made significant contributions to the Nigerian film industry, especially after shooting into limelight in 1996.

Obi played memorable characters in numerous hit movies, such as Candle Light, Sakobi, Executive Crime and Last Party, among others. He was regarded as one of Nollywood’s finest.

Writing by Oluwaseyi Ajibade; Editing by Tony Okerafor