Chizoba Bosah Sam-Boye

Another Nollywood veteran actress, Chizoba Bosah Sam-Boye is dead.

Chizoba, who was also a filmmaker reportedly died after a brief illness.

Chizoba  reportedly died after a long battle with diabetes, stroke and high blood pressure at the age of 52.

The 52-year-old movie star died on Sunday, May 10.


Boye, wife of veteran filmmaker, Sam Boye, was a regular face on television series, ‘Tinsel.’

It was gathered that the duo recently celebrated their 15th wedding anniversary.

The deceased was a strong advocate for Nollywood Igbo, and would be remembered for her pioneering role in ‘Living in Bondage,’ ‘Checkmate,’ ‘Scandals,’ and others.