Boye made her strong debut after she starred in Living in Bondage 1992. Her series ‘Kanyi Si Ebi’ helped set up the Igbo Channel on DSTV. She managed Purple Pictures, a film production company, alongside her husband Sam Boye.
They had been married for fifteen years and recently celebrated their anniversary. Chizoba Boye’s death at 53.
On Monday, Nollywood filmmakers and film lovers who had fallen in love with the actress, took to social media to mourn her.