- Veteran movie star Victor Decker has passed away
- Fellow actor, Uzee Usman, broke the news of his death on social media, saying he was speechless
- Mourning the late movie star, fans and colleagues expressed shock over the sad news
It is indeed a trying time for the family members of veteran Nigerian actor, Victor Decker, who has just bid goodbye to the world.
The news of the actor’s death was shared on Instagram by colleague, Uzee Usman.
Usman in his post noted that the news left him speechless as he mourned the late actor. He also added that Decker’s death is another reminder that the world is not everyone’s permanent home.
In his words:
"Speechless! Can't believe I'm typing this! But a reminder that this is not our home, we're all on a journey! This is how I chose to remember you! Goodnight GENERAL! Rest In Peace!"
See his post below:
Shortly after sharing the news, colleagues in the movie industry were spotted reacting to the shocking news in his comment section.
Actor Segun Arinze who seemed thrown off by the news wrote:
“Oh my God! What happened to Uncle Victor Decker? Jesus!!!!”
Read more condolence messages below:
"Wow that's terrible. He just chatted with me last week."
"May paradise be his final Abode and may God forgive his shortcomings."
"Cheii so sad. May His soul Rest in Peace."
"Daddy please come back can't bear this alone."
In a similar story, Legit.ng previously reported the death of Nollywood movie star, Ernest Asuzu, who died after battling with serious health challenges.
The president of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Emeka Rollas, confirmed the news of the actor’s passing in a post shared on his Instagram page.
Adeyinka Odutuyo is an entertainment/lifestyle journalist at Legit.ng with over three years of working experience in the media industry.
He has a degree in Linguistics and Communication Studies from Osun State University, Osogbo. When he is not writing about celebrities, you will find him blogging about local Nigerian recipes on Instagram (@playfoodbyyinka)