Nollywood actress Chi Bernard slumps, dies in Enugu


Chinedu Nwankwo popularly known as Chi Bernard, a Nollywood actress, has slumped and died.

Nwankwo died on Friday, according to her colleague Nancy Iheme who took to Instagram to mourn her.

Nwankwo was confirmed dead at the East Side hospital Enugu after she slumped while cleaning the Chapel of St. Leo the Great Catholic Church Federal Housing.

It was gathered that a Priest, Rev Fr. Uchendu Chukwuma and some parishioners rushed her to the hospital where she was declared dead.

Iheme stated that she had talked to her in the wee hours of the day and the actress sounded fine.

She said: “Well…Life Happens. The beautiful Actress was pronounced dead a while ago and the cause still remains unknown” .

Choco as she is popularly known has featured in many movies including The Big Mama’s Stick, Money fever, The Mad, The Last Manhood, Mad Love etc.

Her last post on social media was five days before her unfortunate death at the burial of her friend’s mom.