The entertainment industry lost some of its brightest stars in 2022.

The death of gospel musician Sammie Okposo was the latest.

The industry, which has produced great icons, was rocked in 2022 by the deaths of energetic young artists who demonstrated exceptional talent.

Some of the veterans lost their lives due to unforeseen circumstances or chronic illness.

As 2022 comes to a close, the DAILY POST brings you the top eight in no particular order:

Ada Ameh

On July 17, 2022, at the age of 48, Ada Ameh passed away in Warri Delta State.

The actress, who had battled depression, had been visiting family in the state when she suddenly collapsed. She was rushed to the hospital, but her death was confirmed.

Ameh was born on May 15, 1974 and spent more than two decades in the Nigerian film industry. She suffered from depression after the death of her daughter and some of her family members.

She was most noted for her character as Anita in the 1996 film titled “Domitilla”, and as Emu…