The Federal Government through the Minsitry of Information and Culture has expressed shock over the death of , Eddie Ugboma, a nollywood filmmaker.
Segun Adeyemi, Special Assistant to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed said the country will miss one of its best.
‘In his lifetime, Chief Ugboma produced a number of avant-garde movies that blazed the trail and fired the imagination of those who would later become the top producers in today’s Nollywood. In a way, the success of the industry is a tribute to him and his co-pioneers,” the minister said.
He expressed the Federal Government’s condolences to family and friends of the late film maker and prayed that God will grant him eternal rest and comfort his family.