Nollywood mourns as fast-rising actor Stanley Okoro dies

Again, the Nigerian entertainment sector particularly the Movie industry has been thrown into mourning following the demise of one of its own, Stanley Okoro, a fast-rising Nollywood actor, popularly known as Rabbi has died.

The actor allegedly died of food poisoning on Wednesday.

Nollywood actor Benson Okonkwo shared photos of the late actor in an Instagram post on Thursday, expressing his disbelief over the loss.

“Stanley Aka Rabbi Okoro Is Dead, He died of food poisoning yesterday. God have mercy This life no just balance, rest in peace. Family, please pray for Nollywood. I can’t believe this,” he wrote.

Actress Lizzy Gold also expressed her shock over the news.

“Too early to say goodbye, you make me laugh a lot Rabbi, your facial expressions are second to none when you act. Why did you give death a chance into your life? Why didn’t you conquer it?” she wrote.

Stanley Okoro is well known for his comic roles in movies. He has over 20 movies to his credit.