Popular Nollywood actor, Martins Njubuigbo, popularly known as Elder Maya has Just passed on. After battling a liver-related ailment for months.
Senior Pastor of Champions Royal Assembly, Abuja, Joshua Iginla, had assisted Elder Maya with N1million for treatment.
The industry has lost some thespians, including big names, this year. In January, young actor, Olamide David, who played the lead role in Foluke Daramola’s movie, Cobweb, passed away. In February, Nollywood actor, Mike Odachi of the ‘Igodo’ fame died at the age of 51.
The news was officially confirmed by his son and other actors have been sharing their tributes online.
Actor Yomi Fabiyi also shared the sad news yesterday and wrote:
RIP Elder Mayah. You were a veteran and a hard working one at that. Journey well papa. My concerns and sympathy with his families and close colleagues.