Sam Obiago born September 25, was a veteran Nigerian actor, filmmaker and producer, who has starred in more than 100 Nollywood movies.
Obiago was born in Delta State, the South South region of Nigeria where he hails from.
He started his career as a banker, working with Ecobank before he resigned to join Nollywood where he became popular.
Early Life and Education
Sam Obiago is from Delta State, Nigeria where he was born and raised by his parents.
He attended St. Gregory’s College, Lagos, Studied Mass Communications at IMT Enugu.
The popular actor obtained a Master’s degree in Business Administration at Federal University of Tech-nology Akure (FUTA).
Sam Obiago came into spotlight in 2013 after he quit his full time banking job to join Nollywood. He was working at Ecobank before he decided to resign and focus on acting.
Sam Obiago was the chairman of the Screen Writers Guild of Nigeria (SWGN). He has worked with notable Nollywood stars including Destiny Eitko, Mercy Aigbe, Shalom Obi and many others.
Sam Obiago was a top Nigerian actor and producer. He had an estimated net worth of $500,000.
Sam Obiago was happily married to the love of his life although her name has not been revealed.
And the marriage was blessed with children who are alive to mourn his departure.
The news of Sam Obiago’s death broke online on Thursday 23, 2021, with friends sharing their heartfelt condolences.
Although the cause of Sam Obiago’s death has not been revealed.