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Rising comedian and Wazobia TV anchor dies

18 October 2016, 16:56

 Lagos - A rising media personality and comedian, Franklin Ugo Matthews has died, reportedly after a brief illness, reports Nigerian Entertainment Today(NET)

Ugo, who up until his death was an anchor of ‘Bobos Yarn’ and ‘Gudu Morning Naija’ show on Wazobia TV, reportedly sustained an injury on his leg which was later operated on.  He fell ill after the operation.

Three months ago, he celebrated his mom on her birthday with an Instagram post.

Ugo becomes the second rising comedian to die in three weeks, following the death of Chibike Gabriel Nwachukwu, known as Chi’Byke, on September 23, 2016.

Read more at NET

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