Veteran Nollywood actor and movie producer, Atuanya Chigozie was involved in a car accident on his way to the funeral ceremony of his colleague in Enugu State.
In the News, Atuanya Chigozie who revealed the unfortunate incident via a post on his Instagram page, said he was on his way to the venue of the burial ceremony of his deceased colleague, Stanley Rabbi Okoro. The ceremony took place in Aninri Local Government Area of Enugu State on Wednesday, August 25, 2021.
Sharing photos from the accident scene, the actor wrote: “As we were going for the burial of our brother @officialrabbio this happened to us @kevinuvo…but we thank God for everything.”
Though the actor did not reveal the level of damage done to his car, nor did he mention the names of his colleagues involved in the accident, but there was no report of any death nor anyone who sustained a serious injury.
The actor’s car being taken out of the accident scene to an undisclosed destination. Photo credit: Atuanya Chigozie’s Instagram page)
Atuanya Chigozie and some of his Nollywood colleagues attended the burial ceremony of their deceased member, Stanley Rabbi Okoro, fondly called “Ibu Junior”. He was laid to rest on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at his hometown in Okpanku, Aninri Local Government Area of Enugu.
(Photo credit: Ekene Umenwa’s Instagram page)
Some other notable names in attendance at the funeral ceremony include Destiny Etiko, Mary Igwe, Chidi Chijioke (movie director), Jonas Izuegbu (movie producer), Kevin Uvo, and others.