By Beltha Mokube – Thursday February 21, 2019.
The film industry in Cameroon is bereaved, an actress has told National Telegraph. Reports say doctors at the Saint John of God Hospital, a Catholic health facility at New Layout, a quarter in Mamfe, capital of Manyu, one of South West’s divisions have also confirmed.
Aaron Nkongho was declared dead at the Saint John of God Hospital at about 4 AM Thursday, February 21, 2019, National Telegraph has been told.
Family sources say he collapsed on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at his Main Street Mamfe residence before he was rushed to the Hospital where he was put on Oxygen until his death.
He went into a Coma and all attempts at resuscitating him failed, a medical source told National Telegraph citing the possibility of a cardiac arrest.
His corpse is now at the Mamfe District Hospital Mortuary pending burial arrangement. Aaron Nkongho is married with children.
Until his death, he was Sub-Chief of Main Street Mamfe. He also served as Manager of DATA Hotel, a popular hotel in Mamfe.
He’s remembered for his humility, jovial and hospitable qualities. He has featured in most Cameroonian movies including starring with Nollywood’s Jim Iyke.
Considered as one of the finest and most dynamic in the film industry, Aaron would be mourned by family, friends and fans alike.