Veteran Nollywood film director Chiko Ejiro died in the early hours of Christmas day from a seizure. According to the source, Ejiro has just concluded directing his new movie on Christmas Eve.
Born Chico Maziakpono in Isoko, Delta State, Ejiro is a movie director, screenwriter, and producer.
Before his demise, Ajiro held the record of the Nollywood director with the highest number of released movies. He says he has produced and directed over 85 movies in his career in the space of 30 years.
Late Ejiro studied Agriculture in school but was drawn into video production because Nigerians would not buy blank video cassettes.
He is the younger brother of veteran filmmaker, Zeb Ejiro. He is married to Joy Ejiro and they have four children.
His remains have been deposited at the mortuary, as reported by THE CHANNEL TV