Help rather came too late for these actors, who exhausted their money to fund their medical bills which prompted them to resort to begging the general public for help.
When help finally arrived, they could not make it out of their bed and sadly passed on, much to the huge disappointment of their fans, friends, and family members.
1. Martins Njubuigbo
Martins Njubuigbo died in October 2016, after he battled with liver disease for a long time. The actor was said to be a great need of 1 million Naira for his hospital bills and solicited funds from his colleagues and the general public.
2. Olumide Bakare
The Ibadan based actor was admitted into UCH Hospital in Ibadan after suffering cardiac arrest.
3. Prince James Uche
The actor remained home battled with stroke and other sicknesses while his son cried out to the general public for funds for his treatment. Although the likes of Desmond Elliot came to his aid, he gave up the ghost days later.
4. Ashley Nwosu
Ashley Nwosu died in April 2011 after battling with liver complications at age 58.
5. Enebeli Elebuwa
The actor battled stroke for a while and it kept on getting worse by the day until the Delta state government came to his aid and flew him to India for proper medical attention. Unfortunately, the actor died immediately not long after he arrived at the India hospital.