Nollywood actor Yul Edochie has opened up about a personal and spiritual experience following the tragic death of his son, Kambilichukwu, in March 2023.
In a video on his YouTube channel, Edochie revealed that he received messages of comfort and guidance directly from God during a time of immense grief.
“I was shattered, heartbroken,” Edochie described his state after his son’s passing. “I couldn’t understand why it happened.”
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He went on to share that during a moment of solitude, God spoke to him, offering reassurance and purpose amidst the pain.
Edochie recounted the divine words as conveying God’s unwavering love for him, despite the seemingly inexplicable loss.
He claimed God explained that the reasoning behind Kambilichukwu’s death would become clear in the future, and that the pain he was experiencing was part of a necessary journey.
The message, according to Edochie, emphasized the importance of maintaining faith and praising God even in challenging times.
He also shared that God acknowledged his grief but encouraged him to rise above it and continue moving forward.
“It is okay to cry,” Edochie quoted God as saying, “but when you are done, wipe your tears and keep moving because you are a soldier.”
Kambilichukwu, 16, tragically passed away in March 2023 after suffering a seizure while playing football at school.
The news sent shockwaves through the Nigerian entertainment industry and beyond, with many offering condolences and support to the grieving family.