hotel, but the situation got serious and he was rushed to the hospital,
where he was eventually confirmed dead.
Top entertainment journalist, Shaibu Husseini, who announced his death on Facebook stated:
called up minutes later that he passed on early this morning. That he
started coughing while on location in Abeokuta and was asked to return
to the hotel to rest.
Doctors declared him ‘DEAD ON ARRIVAL’. Kai! Dis life sef! Good night
Prince Afam Chiazor. And you mean you had to die on your birth date? Na
wah. Afam matter don enter “late” and “was”.
“This Life! Nothing
dey inside. True. And by the way the late Prince Afam is…no sorry, was
an accomplished cinematographer…Afam sleep well. You be good man.”
Fred Amata wrote: ‘The
news of the passing of my Brother President. President of The Guild of
Cinematographers comes as a rude shock. Afam Chiazor was a professional
who believed in the industry and dedicated his energy to the betterment
of Nollywood. That he padsed on set in active service is a testimony to
his love and dedication to his art.He will surely be missed. May his
gentle soul rest in perfect peace’.