Sambasa Nzeribe Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Sambasa Nzeribe

Chiedozie Nzeribe Siztus (popularly known as Sambasa Nzeribe) is an award-winning Nigerian actor, model and entertainer.

He is no doubt, one of the most sought Nollywood actors, having featured in a lot of successful Nigerian movies, including 'The Wedding Party', 'Out of Luck', 'Slow Country', 'Elevator Baby' and 'The Island'.
We'd be seeing Sambasa Nzeribe's biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, siblings, spouse, education, entertainment career, net worth, houses, cars, social media handles and everything else you'd love to know about him.
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Sambasa Nzeribe Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on Sambasa Nzeribe's profile and a few things you'd love to know about him:
Full name: Chiedozie Nzeribe Siztus
Born: 14th February
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: University of Lagos
Marital status: Single
Occupation: Actor
Religion: Christianity
Net worth

Chiedozie Nzeribe Siztus Biography and Educational Background

Sambasa Nzeribe was born on the 14th of February. Though he originally hails, the multi-talented actor and musician was raised in Isolo area of Lagos State Nigeria. He lost his father at a very young age and had to pass through hardships growing up. Her mother was a primary school teacher and her income wasn't enough to feed him (Sambasa ) and his siblings.

In an interview with Guardian.ng, Sambasa Nzeribe revealed that he had to hawk fufu, vegetables and puff-puff in the streets of Isolo to make some money. His mother died of fibroid when he was about rounding off my secondary school education.

Following the death of his mother, the Catholic Women Organisation (CWO) took up the responsibility to train him (and his siblings) via their orphans’ scholarship scheme. They saw him through secondary school until he graduated from the University of Lagos (UnuiLag) where he obtained a degree in Creative Arts.

Entertainment Career

In addition to teaching in a primary school, Sambasa Nzeribe's mother was also a choir instructor and drama teacher in the church at St. Mary Catholic Church in Isolo. He, on the other hand, was part of the church's music and drama groups, so it helped him develop a love and passion for music and drama.

Sambasa Nzeribe Movies's

Nzeribe debuted as an actor in 2013, and he has over the years, starred in several Nollywood movies, including:
• Just Not Married
• Elevator Baby
• A Mile from Home
• The Wedding Party
• Out of Luck
• Slow Country
• A Soldier's Story
• Hotel Choco
• Kasala 
• The Island
• Four Crooks And A Rookie
• The Ghost and the Tout
• Coming From Insanity

Personal Life

During an interview section, Nzeribe revealed that the name 'Sambasa' grew up with hin because of the challenges he was experiencing. He defined it as an acronym that stands for ‘Surviving and Maintaining Balance against Societal Aggression’.

He is a devoted Christian and a member of the Catholic Church.

Awards and Nomination

• 2016 Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best Supporting Actor (won)
• Best Actor of the Year in the 2017 African Magic Viewers' Choice Awards (won)
• The 2017 Future Awards Africa Prize for Acting (won)
• Best Actor In Leading Role in the 2017 Africa Movie Academy Award (nominated)
• Best Actor in the 2017 Nigeria Entertainment Award (nominated)
• Most Promising Actor of the Year (English) in the 2018 City People Movie Award (nominated)

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Sambasa Nzeribe on:
Instagram @SambasaOfficial

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