The President of the Guild of Nollywood Cinematographers, Afam Chiazor died on Friday, October 21 after a brief illness. Sources say he died while shooting a movie in Abeokuta, Ogun State.
Top entertainment journalist, Shaibu Husseini, who announced his death on Facebook stated:
“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’.