Alkali Matthew, popular for his role in Africa Magic’s Halita, a TV series is dead.
Filmmaker Dimbo Atiya of Familiar Grounds Media took to his Facebook handle to announce this shocking news:
‘Familiar Grounds Media would like to send our deepest condolences to the family of AKALI MATHEW who played the character of DARENG on the TV Series HALITA.He was one of our much-valued cast, who died on the 24th of March 2020. This extremely sad event took place suddenly while he was filming on another set for an Epic movie in a village near Keffi. This has come as a rude shock to us all and we pray that the Lord will grant his family the fortitude to bear this great loss.From all of us at Familiar Grounds we say Rest in Power “DARENG ‘
Alkali was reprted to have died on set in Keffi, Nassarawa state, during the filming of a new epic film on March 24, 2020.
New developments reveal that Alkali’s death is not unrelated to the ravaging Corona Virus which he was exposed to during the AMVCA7 on the 14th of March. This claim is attributed to Dr Kemi Olunloyo.
Rest on Thespian!