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Celebrated Actress Elizabeth ‘Ovularia’ Evoeme Passes On at 81

Elizabeth Evoeme, Renowned for ‘The New Masquerade’, Leaves a Legacy

Celebrated Actress Elizabeth 'Ovularia' Evoeme Passes On at 81
Celebrated Actress Elizabeth 'Ovularia' Evoeme Passes On at 81

Touchaheart – In a solemn turn of events, the beloved Nigerian actress Elizabeth Evoeme, affectionately known to many as Ovularia from the iconic 80s television series ‘The New Masquerade’, has departed this life at the age of 81.

Her passing occurred on a serene Sunday in Port Harcourt, where she was encircled by her cherished family members.

A Life Well-Lived: Remembering Ovularia

Born on the first day of December in 1942, Elizabeth ‘Lizzy’ Evoeme’s journey through life has been one marked by artistic brilliance and an enduring legacy.

The Evoeme Emekalam family, in a heartfelt statement, extended their gratitude to the public for the outpouring of love and support during this time of mourning.

They shared, “Elizabeth ‘Ovularia’ Evoeme was a treasure to her family and an icon to her fans. Her memory will forever be etched in our hearts.”


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The Painful Reality of Loss: A Daughter’s Lament

Justina Ngozi Evoeme, residing in London and daughter to the late actress, confirmed the heart-wrenching news.

The loss, described as both shocking and deeply saddening, has left her grappling with the reality of her mother’s absence.

Dispelling Rumors: The Truth Behind the Tweets

Back in 2019, a false alarm regarding Elizabeth’s health had surfaced on social media, causing a stir among her admirers.

Elizabeth herself refuted these claims, emphasizing her resilience despite the common ailments that accompany aging.

Her on-screen partner, Chika Okpala, known for his role as Chief Zebrudaya, also quashed the rumors, asserting her vitality.

A Final Farewell: No Rumors, Just Reality

This time, the news bears the weight of truth. Justina, in a conversation with Vanguard, affirmed the finality of her mother’s departure, a stark contrast to the rumors of yesteryears.

The entertainment world mourns the loss of a star who shone brightly both on-screen and in the hearts of those who knew her.

Elizabeth ‘Ovularia’ Evoeme: A Star’s Eternal Rest

As we bid farewell to Elizabeth ‘Ovularia’ Evoeme, we reflect on the joy and laughter she brought into our lives through her performances.

Her legacy as a pillar of Nigerian television will continue to inspire future generations. May she rest in eternal peace, leaving behind a trail of memories that will continue to educate and inform us all.

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