The 65 years older veteran actor in the Nigerian movie industry, Enebeli Elebuwa has been confirmed dead according to news reports and a statement made by the National secretary of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria(AGN), Abubakar Yakub to the press.
He is reported to have died in a New Delhi Hospital in India where he was being transferred for further treated from an Abuja hospital as his ailment was said to have deteriorated. He was known to have suffered from a partial stroke last year.
According to Vanguard news, Enebeli Elebuwa who hails from Upkane in Otagunu L.G.A, Delta State breathed his last in the early hours of today.
The seasoned actor warmed his way into the heart of his fans for the roles he played in his movies mostly as a kingpin. Enebeli Elebuwa joined the Nigerian movie industry fully in 1994 and has starred in countless movies such as: Royal war, Abuja connection, Save our souls, Ona lojin, Heart of a fighter, Last confession and a host of others.
He will undoubtedly be missed. RIP