Actress Uzo Simkpa
Nollywood actress, Uzo Simkpa, who is very popular for her roles in television series like "Do Good" and "Hustle", has lost her father to a protracted illness that had been threatening his life for a while.
It was gathered that due to the recurring sickness, she had taken to her social media pages to ask fans and friends to donate blood to her dad with the hope that this would hasten his recovery. Quite a number of fans responded to her plea by donating blood to the sick man.
For a while, this seemed to resuscitate him and made the condition of the senior Simkpa better. But as it appeared, the goodwill of his daughter and her fans wasn’t enough to keep him staying longer as he gave up the ghost yesterday afternoon.
The beautiful screen star who was very heartbroken at the news, took to her Instagram to both relay the news and express her grief.
Below are the heartbroken and grieving posts she shared online;