Nollywood actress, Ify Onwuemene, has died of most cancers.
This was confirmed by her colleague, Gloria Anozie-Younger, on her Fb web page.
Famed for her function within the fashionable sitcom ‘On a regular basis Individuals’, Onwuemene handed away on Might 25 after battling endometrial most cancers.
Anozie-Younger wrote, “With a deep sense of loss however whole submission to God Almighty, we remorse to announce that IFEY ONWUEMENE has gone to be with the Lord.
“IFEY ONWUEMENE was recognized with endometrial most cancers. Her womb was eliminated, however she has been battling the ailment for a few years now.
“In 2019, even after eight periods of chemotherapy, the medical doctors informed her she had reached stage 4. Nevertheless, we aren’t positive if she was given the unsuitable analysis or being handled with the unsuitable chemo, as a result of she nonetheless felt pains on her higher stomach and her tummy was bloated.
“Ify spent greater than N10m, being helped with donations by her fellow actors and different Nigerians. A GoFundMe account was opened for her, nevertheless it didn’t yield a lot. She needed to go for draining each two weeks at a value of N280,000, however solely 3 litres of liquid will be eliminated at a time in order that her coronary heart is just not affected.
“IFY has lastly gone to relaxation, immediately twenty fifth Might 2021. Might her soul relaxation in excellent peace. Amen.”
Anozie-Younger acknowledged that burial preparations could be launched by the household of the deceased.