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Tragedy hits Nollywood again as ace actor Junior Pope dies

Ace Nigerian actor Junior Pope Odonwodo, has died in a boat capsize in the Anam river situated in Nigeria’s Anambra State.

The tragic incident which occurred on Wednesday, April 10, claimed the lives of four actors in total, who had gone for a movie shoot.

Before the capsize, Junior Pope shared a video of himself on a speeding boat heading to the movie location. “See…the risks we take to entertain you; crossing river Niger yesterday with no life jacket…. Na wahooooo Who does that ??” he captioned.

The actor’s death follows the recent passing of several other prominent Nollywood stars including Mr. Ibu, and Amaechi Muonagor.

The 39-year-old leaves a wife and three kids behind.

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