Nollywood actress and president of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria, Ibinabo Fiberesima on Sunday, February 24, 2013, led top Nollywood stars, Genevieve Nnaji, Stephanie Okereke-Linus, Chidi Mokeme, Monalisa Chinda, Segun Arinze, London Kio and Tony Akposheri to pay a condolence visit to the late Justus Esiri’s widow, Omiette and her children at 14 Alhaji Azeez Street, Beesam, off Airport Road, Lagos residence of the Esiris to commiserate with the family on the death of the veteran actor.
The Nollywood delegate which also include the president of the Directors Guild of Nigeria, Andy Amanechi, president of the Association of Movie Producers, Zik Zulu, AGN secretary, Abubakar Yakubu, AGN PRO, Frank Dallas and AGN Chief Whip, Mercy Salami, visited the family.
Sources said they all registered their condolences one after the other outside the premises. The Esiri children led by Sidney (Dr. Sid), Andrew and Otobore Esiri and other family members welcomed the celebrated thespians as the visited the household.
Esiri, the veteran actor an accomplished thespian, who trained in Germany, died on February 19, 2013 at the age of 70 but burial plans are yet to be announced by the family members.