Nollywood actor dies on set


Nollywood actor, Alkali Matt, popularly known as Dareng, has died while he was filming on set on March 24, 2020.

Dimbo Atiya who shared the news of his demise on Facebook said Matt passed at around 7 pm “suddenly while he was filming on a set for an epic movie in a village near Keffi.”

Matt, 36, was popular for his role as Dareng in the African Magic series “Halita.”

Dimbo Atiya took to their page to share a series of tribute to him.

“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,” the tribute reads in part.