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Nollywood Actor, Ernest Asuzu Dies at 37

A popular Nollywood Actor, Ernest Asuzu on Tuesday 26th January died at the age of 37.

His wife, Jennifer Asuzu confirmed the news of his death to the media, adding that the deceased slumped on Tuesday evening and never wake again.

It would be recalled that the actor came down with a stroke in 2015 which affected his speech, made him bedridden for three years and made him off the screen for some years.

Reports revealed that in his last interview published in December 2020, Asuzu disclosed that his problem was spiritual, adding that he has plans to return to Nollywood and music after an eight-year hiatus.

Asuzu, who was also a musician with the name El Cream began his acting career in the ’90s and rose to prominence after he starred in the 1997 Nollywood classic, ‘Rituals’

He is survived by his wife and two children.