Ace Nollywood actor and a lecturer at the Department of Mass Communications, Auchi Poly In Edo State, Ignis Ekwe, is dead.
According to reports, he passed on after a brief illness. Some of his movies include: Everyday people, Igodo, Behind the clouds, Cockcrow and many more.
An actor and scriptwriter, Ekwe was a native of Fuga in Edo State where he had both primary and secondary education.
In 1982, the late actor graduated from the University of Benin where he studied Theatre Arts. He proceeded to get a Master’s Degree from the University of Jos.
Before going into full-time acting, the late actor worked as a Consultant for United Nations Children Educational Fund (UNICEF).
Before his death, Ignis Ekwe was a lecturer at the Departmentof Mass Communications, Auchi Poly In Edo State.
May his soul rest in peace.