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Veteran movie producer Chico Ejiro is dead

Ejiro dies after a seizure attack.

Chico Ejiro was also known as Mr Prolific' [Chico Ejiro]

He died in the early hours of Christmas day from a seizure.

He only just concluded directing his new movie on Christmas Eve.

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His remains have been deposited at the morgue.

Born Chico Maziakpono, in Isoko, Delta State, Ejiro is a Nigerian movie director, screenwriter, and producer.

Nicknamed Mr. Prolific, he directed over 80 movies within 5 years, each one shot in as little as three days.

Ejiro who studied Agriculture in school was drawn into video production because Nigerians would not buy blank video cassettes.

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The filmmaker is the younger brother of veteran filmmaker, Zeb Ejiro.

He is married to Joy Ejiro and they have four children.

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