Amaka Igwe a veteran Nigerian filmmaker who produced the soap operas Checkmate and Fuji House of Commotion, died yesterday in her hometown, Enugu.
‘She suffered an asthma attack and was immediately rushed to the hospital after initial interventions had failed.’ said a statement gotten via The Net ‘She passed on before getting to the hospital’. Amaka Igwe was in Enugu to work on a new soap opera died after suffering an Asthma attack.
The death of Mrs. Igwe’s death who has a new station ‘Q Networks’ launching on Dstv soon, will no doubt leave a void in the Nigerian film industry and she will be greatly missed by a lot of people. She is survived by her husband, and 3 children.