Popular Nollywood Actress Ada Ameh has given up the ghost, shortly after battling mental illness.
It was gathered that Ada Ameh who had lost her only child in 2020 died in Warri, Delta State around 11 pm on Sunday, an anonymous source stated.
Also, the President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Emeka Rollas confirmed that Ameh died on Sunday at NNPC hospital in Delta State.
Ameh was said to have been a guest of an oil company toyshop and his family when she suddenly collapsed.
It was gathered that she was rushed to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s hospital but passed on before they arrived the facility.
The NNPC hospital, Warri, is yet to make public the autopsy report of the likely cause or causes of Adah Ameh’s sudden death.
Back in June, the actress cried out for help, disclosing that she is currently battling an issue that is taking her life.
“Everything is going to be fine,I have an issue right now that can take my life but I no go die. We would get over it. I was given a job but I didn’t do it because I have mental health issues”, she said.News of her death has triggered the following reactions;
RealKamsi wrote, “RIP Ada Ameh. I’m lost for words.
Mental health awareness is one illness that isn’t given as much attention as it would especially in a country like Nigeria.
”@Ogundeji_OLA1, wrote, “Ada Ameh lost her only child last year and ever since then she has not been in good condition. It’s disheartening and saddening that she lost her own soul as well, she’s no more, a lot of people are going through a lot. May her soul rest in peace.
”iamDo2dtun said, “Ada Ameh’s death is so painful. One of my fav on The Johnsons especially when she says “a lucky lo lo” “Apor”. she just lost a child and her now. May God put us through our tough times. This one is very painful”.
Ada Ameh is known for her character Emu Johnson in the popular TV series, The Johnsons. Earlier, she starred as Anita in the 1996 Nollywood blockbuster, Domitilla.