The Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood, has been thrown into mourning as news broke that popular actor, Yul Edochie, has lost his first son, Kambilichukwu, to an unexpected tragedy. According to a source who spoke to Vanguard news on the condition of anonymity, Yul has confirmed the heartbreaking news of his son’s passing.
Reports suggest that Kambilichukwu, who was preparing for his exams, had been studying throughout the night to ensure he was ready for the test. After completing his exam, he joined his peers to play football, which was said to be one of his favorite activities. However, tragedy struck when he suddenly developed a seizure and was rushed to the Mother and Child Hospital for medical attention.
Despite the best efforts of the medical team to resuscitate him, it was reported that Kambilichukwu could not be revived, and he eventually passed away. The news of his death has left Yul Edochie and his family devastated, and the entire Nollywood community is mourning with them.
Yul Edochie is a well-known figure in the Nigerian entertainment industry and has starred in several blockbuster movies over the years. He is also a politician and was a presidential aspirant in the 2019 general elections. His son’s untimely death has come as a shock to many, and fans and colleagues alike have taken to social media to express their condolences and offer their support to the family during this difficult time.
The passing of a loved one is never easy, and losing a child is an unimaginable tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with Yul Edochie and his family as they navigate through this heartbreaking time. May Kambilichukwu’s soul rest in perfect peace.