The past six months has brought with incidences of death and violence.

The entertainment industry has also witnessed the loss of some Nigerian celebrities.

Bounce News brings to you 5 celebrities who have died in the past 6 months.

Ras Kimono

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Ras Kimono died on June 10, 2018, few weeks after his 60th birthday.

The reggae legend fell ill just before boarding a flight to America, and died at a hospital in Lagos.

He was one of the  pioneers of the reggae genre in Nigeria and used his music to fight for social justice.

Aisha Abimbola

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Yoruba actress, Aisha Abimbola, also known as Omoge Campus passed away on the 16th of May 2018.

The actress, died after a protracted battle with cancer.

She was buried according to Islamic rites in Ontario, Canada.



Rising Nigerian singer, Ali Zainab Nielsen, also known as Alizee, was reportedly killed by her Danish husband, Peter Nielsen an on April 5, 2018, at their home in Ocean Parade, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos.

The couple had been married for five years. Their 4 year old daughter was also killed.


The ace Nollywood actor and producer, Chukwudi 'Bambino' Anachina died on June 16 after a battle with an undisclosed illness.

 Bambino is believed to have died after complaining of a stomach ache.

Nkiruka Ugo

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Nollywood actress, Nora Nkiruka Ugo, died following a brief illness in January 2018.

The Actors Guild of Nigeria, Enugu chapter, took to social media to announce her death.