The late actress, Ada Ameh, has been laid to rest after a series of activities, including a night of tribute and vigil.
She was buried on Friday 26 August 2022 in her father’s compound in their hometown of Otukpo, Benue state.
Recall that Ameh died on July 17, 2022 at the NNPC Hospital in Warri, Delta State. Hours before her death, she was cheerful and had even posted a video on social media.
At the funeral, the atmosphere was shattered by the wails of family, friends and colleagues as she was lowered into the grave.
Her friend, Empress Njamah, who had been visibly shaken since Ameh’s death, shared videos of the funeral with the caption: “Goodnight, my friend.”
Another colleague, Charles Inojie, wrote the late actress a eulogy in which he mourned her untimely passing.
Actress Kate Henshaw wrote, “Lord, let my life be used for your glory. Receive our sister, colleague and friend, Ada, in your arms.”
Another actress, Chioma Akpotha, wrote, “Rest up, Ada.”
Uche Ogbodo wrote: “Rest in perfect peace, Ada Ameh.”
Angela Okorie also wrote, “May her soul rest with the Lord, amen.”
Nuella Njubigbo said, “Dear Mama, rest peacefully in the bosom of the Almighty, amen.”
Calista Okoronkwo wrote: “May the Lord accept her soul and grant her eternal rest in His bosom.”
Susan Peters simply said, “Rest with the Saints, Sister Ada.”