Wednesday- 16th June, 2021: Veteran actor, Nkem Owoh aka “Osuofia or Ukwa” has taken to his twitter handle to celebrate and remember his late friend, Sam Loco Efe.
The late Sam Loco died on 7th August 2011 in his hotel room at Owerri. The sudden death was as a result of an Asthmatic attack because a Ventolin inhaler was found beside him.
The duo featured in movies together as major characters since the mid-’90s. As they were known for their major comic roles in the Nollywood industry.
Remembering his friend and colleague, Nkem Owoh on Twitter wrote:
“Keep resting in peace my dear friend, Sam Loco Efe. Gone but never forgotten”