Nigerian actor Ime Bishop Umoh popularly known as Okon Lagos has lost his mother.
The movie star took to his Instagram page on Saturday, December 18, 2021, where he shared the sad news.
“You could have just waited just a bit. I am depleted and numb. It’s my own mother. I’ve lost her. 💔🕊 #okonlagos #okonrepublic#iyammi #chisos #wosappen #okonoflagosz,” he wrote.
Ime Bishop is an Ibibio from Nsit Ibom, Akwa Ibom state in the southern part of Nigeria. He graduated from the University of Uyo where he studied Philosophy. He started his acting career from childhood and he featured in over 100 movies. The movie that brought him to the limelight was an indigenous movie, “Uyai”, which was produced by Emem Isong in 2008.