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Popular Nollywood Actor Dies On Movie Set

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Nollywood actor, Alkali Matt has died on Tuesday while filming on set in Keffi, Nassarawa State.

Naija News reports that Matt is known for his role in Africa Magic series “Halita”.

His demise was announced on social media by Dimbo Atiya, founder of familiar grounds media.

She wrote, “Familiar Grounds Media would like to send our deepest condolences to the family of AKALI MATHEW who played the character of DARENG on the TV Series HALITA.

“He was one of our much-valued cast, who died on the 24th of March 2020.

“This extremely sad event took place suddenly while he was filming on another set for an Epic movie in a village near Keffi.

“This has come as a rude shock to us all and we pray that the Lord will grant his family the fortitude to bear this great loss.

“From all of us at Familiar Grounds, we say Rest in Power DARENG.”



Ogbolu George is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He loves politics, is a movie addict and a die-hard Arsenal fan. George is a Senior Content Creator at Naija News.