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Actor Leo Mezie loses battle with kidney failure

NOLLYWOOD Actor, Leo Mezie who has been battling kidney disease for year now, is dead.

His colleague, Chioma Toplis announced the sad news moments ago.

The actor, Leo Mezie reportedly had a transplant earlier this month but succumbed to the life threatening illness on Saturday, May 14, 2022.

”Actor Leo Mezie is dead. He died on Saturday in Abuja while recovering from kidney transplant. His corpse has been moved to Umuahia his hometown. RIP Leo” Chioma Toplis announced on social media.

Mourning him, actor Okon Lagos wrote “Fought hard. Fought well. Rest easy my brother”

While Esther Rene wrote “You fought really hard. Rest In Peace Leo”

And then one Esther Olushola asked “Why do all this actors and actresses end up with life threatening illnesses”

Actress Kitan Bukola responded saying ” you get to know abt actors cos they are public figure , lots of people die daily … RIP to the dead ..”

Recall that a few years ago, the General overseer of Mercy Land ministry, Prophet Jeremiah Fufeyin came to the aid of Leo Mezie, and supported him with N3 million.

The president, Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) Mr. Ejezie Emeka Rollas took the actor’s case to the prophet where he got help financially.

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