The Nollywood industry has been thrown into mourning as a result of the death of one of their actor and production manager, Frank Dallas.
Mr. Dallas, according to reports died in his hotel room in Umuahia, the Abia State capita on Wednesday, where he was attending a summit.
Popularly known as “Adedibu” or “Killer” in movie circles, Dallas who hails from Ohafia in Abia State was the former public relations officer of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Lagos chapter.
The National President of Actors Guild of Niheria, Mr Emeja Rollas, following the sad news, has declared three days of morning and prayed in honour of the late actor.
According to a statement signed by the AGN PRO, Monalisa Chinda-Coker, the president has cancelled all official activities of the guild at all levels for three days.
‘With a heart full of sorrow, we announce the sudden death of the immediate past National PRO of GNU, Frank Dallas Ebulukwu. ‘
“The National President of AGN, Ejezie Emeka Rollas has declared 3 days of national mourning and prayers across all State Chapters including FCT Abuja.’
” In view of this, all official activities of the Guild at all levels are hereby cancelled for three days.”
Meanwhile, State Chapter Chairmen of the AGN are instructed to open condolence register in his honour from Monday, 24/02/2020.
Also, the monthly meeting for February is to be dedicated to mourning and prayers. We shall be guided accordingly while we await further directives and burial arrangements from the family.