The death of Nollywood movie producer, Chukwuka Emelionwu in a fatal auto crash on Tuesday, January 17, 2018 has left the entertainment industry in a grief mood.
Known as Kasvid, Emelionwu died along Oraukwu, on his way to Anambra State, his home town.
He was also the producer of popular movies, Isakaba and Aki and Pawpaw.
He was the owner of the popular Kas-Vid Pictures and was the producer of Mr. Ibu in London.
“Yes, the sad news reached us yesterday. He died in a fatal motor incident in Anambra State,” daily post quoted one of the Nollywood stars as saying.
It was gathered that after the accident, the veteran producer managed to get out of the vehicle safely, but was knocked down by an oncoming vehicle while he was trying to cross to the other side of the road.
He was rushed to the hospital where he died three hours later.