Ahmed Isola Duroyaiye AKA Alasari very popular within the Yoruba industry, Comedian Alasari died in a car crash in March 2011. The cause of the accident was as a result of a Tyre burst causing the car to swerve off the road and overturning numerous times, killing him instantly. His last credit, Omo Nightclub, was a big hit. Five years later, April 24th 2016 his wife was crushed to death by a truck in Adatan area of Abeokuta.
According to Sunday Tribune, the mother of one was coming down on a motorbike when the incident occurred and she was reported to have died on the spot. According to an eyewitness, the truck rammed into the woman from behind which resulted in her death.
On the 24th of September 2017, Popular Nollywood actor and producer, Friday Ugwu, famously known as Okaka De Don and DJ Kross died in a fatal road accident along Lagos – Badagry Express road in Ojo. The actor, DAILY POST gathered was riding with his friend when a trailer lost control and ran over them, crushing them to death on the spot.
Ugwu, a native of Orokam in Ogbadibo LGA of Benue State came into limelight when he produced and played the lead role in the movie entitled Okaka De Don many years ago. He also produced the popular comedy series, Pintolo.
Oladapo Olaitan Olaonipekun, also known as Dagrin, was an award-winning Nigerian rapper from Ogun, Nigeria. A film of his life entitled Ghetto Dreamz was released in April 2011. He was Born on 25 October 1987, Ogun State. . On April 14, 2010 Dagrin slammed into a parked trailer and sustained a serious head injury and died on Thursday, April 22, 2010, exactly eight days after he was involved in a ghastly motor accident in front of Alakara Police Station, off Agege Motor Road, Mushin, Lagos state. The death of the late rapper is perhaps the famous car celebrity death in Nigeria.
Obiajulu Kenneth Nwaozor AKA Mc loph made popular by his hit rendition of a remix of Late Osita Osadebe’s ‘Osondi Owendi’, was said to be driving down to the East along the Benin/Ore road when, his automobile crashed early Wednesday, September 14, 2011. Loph was in the company of his sister and fiancée who was supposed to become his bride in a few days. His bride-to-be survived the accident while his only sibling died.
Ameer Isah Hassan (born June 22, 2003 and died September 14, 2017), better was known by his stage names Lil Ameer, ‘Dan Autan Mawaka, was a Nigerian singer-songwriter, and entertainer. He was the youngest musician from the northern Nigeria and one of the most decorated and successful young hip hop artists in Nigeria. Kano-based young rapper, Ameer Hassan aka Lil ameer, reportedly died after a car accident on the 14th of September, 2017. Lil ameer started his rap career at the age of 9.
Hassan’s songs were one of which has for consecutive weeks been topping the top ten charts at Raypower 100.5 FM station in Kano. His songs were played on Wazobia FM 94.1 and Dala FM.
Hassan’s career in music began at the age of 12 with his popular songs which includes “Kai Matsa Mana”, “Dance For Me”, “I Am A Champion”, “Ilimin Boko da na Addinin Musulunci”, and many others.
Ameer Isah Hassan was involved in an accident while hit by a car on a motorcycle that was carrying him along the Western By-pass in Kano on Thursday, 15 September 2017 and died after suffering from a severe injury.
Ceejay Perez, an upcoming Nollywood actor died on Thursday 31st march 2016 in Onitsha Anambra State. The incident occured when the driver was speeding and lost control and ran into a drainage . Perez and four other passengers of the vehicle died on the spot. May their souls rest in peace.