Nnenna Ani – A Nollywood UK Actress & Co-Founder of Nelas Award Has Passed Away

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Nollywood UK actress HRM Nnenna Ani, the co-founder of Nollywood Excellence and Leadership Awards (NELAS), has sadly passed away. According to reports, the mother of 3 passed on the 10th of February 2022 after a brief illness.

HRM Nnenna Ani as popular known had on December 4th 2021 hosted the 4th Annual NELAS Award in London and was full of life throughout the event. She was also working on a few new movies projects before she fell sick and passed away.

Until her death, Nnenna Ani served as the president of the Nollywood Excellence and Leadership Award (NELAS).

HRM Nnenna Ani and Danny Erskin at NELAS Award 2021
NELAS Award 2021

Former UK Nollywood actors guild chairman, MA Benson announced her shocking passing on the 11th of February and wrote;

“It is with heavy heart to be informed of the passing of our dear sister and colleague
Nnenna Ani
May her gentle soul rest in perfect peace
Please remember her and her family in your prayers”

Danny Erskin, Nnenna’s Fiance and business partner also confirmed the news on his Facebook page and shared the actresses last words.

The passing of Nnenna Anni shocked the UK Nollywood industry, here are some of the tributes from friends and colleagues after hearing the sad news.

HRM Nnenna Anni was honoured with a doctorate degree in July of 2018.

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More Pictures of HRM Nnenna Ani and some with Nollywood stars

HRM Nnenna Ani, may your beautiful soul rest in peace


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