They say, there is a thin line between life and death and this is unarguable so as people lose their lives on daily bases.
A lot of Nigerian celebrities have lost their lives due to ill health or fatal accidents. Fortunately for some, they survived the hit.
Here are 5 Nigerian Actor and actresses who have survived chronic illnesses/fatal accidents.
1. Stephanie Okereke Linus
Okereke had a fatal accident in 2005 in which she fractured her legs and sustained severe injuries on her face and other parts of her body but she survived it.
2. Ngozi Nwosu
In 2013, Nollywood actress, Ngozi Nwosu was diagnosed with kidney failure.
She got a N4.5 million lifeline from the Lagos State Government to assist in the treatment of kidney and heart-related issues, the actress, famous for her role as Peaceful Peace in Amaka Igwe’s soap, Fuji House of Commotion, arrived the U.K. for her treatment.
3. Leo Mezie
Nollywood actor, Leo Mezie miraculously survived kidney failure in 2016.
4. Ernest Asuzu
In 2015, Ernest Asuzu suffered partial stroke and this affected his career. After spending one year in Mercyland, Asuzu has been healed of his stroke, as he can now walk properly.
5. Halima Abubakar
Nollywood actress, Halima Abubakar underwent a successful fibroid operation in India in 2017 to the relief of her colleagues and fans.