On Tuesday the sad news that a rising Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nene, had passed on was shared by producerÂ Â Ike NnaebueÂ on his Instagram page. According to him, the starlet passed on after a brief illness which she herself had documented on her page two weeks ago.
Genevieve Nene, who is a graduate from the Institute of Commerce, featured in movies like,Â â€œHottest Strippersâ€,Â â€œHottest Virginsâ€,Â â€œQuest Of A Life Timeâ€,Â â€œRomantic Heartâ€,Â â€œMistake Women Makeâ€ and more. She also appeared in a number of music videos including â€˜Aiye Miamiâ€™ byÂ LaceÂ featuringÂ Reekado BanksÂ andÂ Pasuma,Â Samklefâ€™sÂ â€˜Birthday Girlâ€™ featuring May DÂ andSkriptureâ€™sÂ â€˜Sweet Troubleâ€™.
Since the news of her death her Facebook wall has been filled with tributes from fans, friends and family who are devastated.
See some of the tributes below.
Photo Credit: Facebook & Instagram â€“ @genevievenene