Peace Anyiam-Osigwe, filmmaker and founder of the African Movie Academy Awards and President of the Association of Movie Producers, has passed on.
She died at a hospital after being in a coma for some days.
Confirming her passing, a colleague, Obi Emelonye, said Anyiam-Osigwe succumbed to the cold hands of death during a brief illness.
Emelonye shared her picture and wrote on his Instagram account on Tuesday: “Thank you and good night dada Peace. 🕯🕯🕯🕯”