An actor, Alkali Matthew has reportedly died while shooting on set.
The sad news came mid-week and the actor who is part of the drama series, Halita on DSTV was set to be shooting a movie in a village near Keffi in Nassarawa State.
A filmmaker by the name, Dimbo Atiya broke the news about his death. She wrote: “Familiar Grounds Media would like to send our deepest condolences to the family of AKALI MATHEW who played the character of DARENG on the TV Series HALITA.
“He was one of our much-valued cast, who died on the 24th of March 2020. This extremely sad event took place suddenly while he was filming on another set for an Epic movie in a village near Keffi.
“This has come as a rude shock to us all and we pray that the Lord will grant his family the fortitude to bear this great loss. From all of us at Familiar Grounds we say Rest in Power “DARENG”.