Lilian Blankson, a Former BET Director, has reportedly passed on aged 46.

Lilian’s death, has come as a shock to the entertainment industry, and has generated massive tributes on social media users across the globe.

The cause of the death of the seasoned and popular content creator and television producer is yet to be known.

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Lilian has in various ways contributed to the growth of the African entertainment industry.

She is the brain behind the full representation of African artistes at the BET Awards today.

With a passion to bring exposure to African Entertainment by showcasing African talent to the western audience, Blankson had joined BET Networks in 2000 to do that and more.

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Right from the first day she walked in, it was critical for her to make an impact, and that was to help bridge the gap between the African and the American entertainment industries.

Below are some tributes on social media;


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