Chigozie Alichi Mbah also known as Chizzy Alichi was born in Enugu state on 23rd December 1989. She hails from the Ezza Nkwubor Nike in Enugu East LGA, Enugu state, a state in Nigeria predominantly occupied by the Igbos. As of 2020, She is 31 years old and she is the last child of the 3 children of her parents. She had her primary and secondary school education in the same state and proceeded to Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) where she graduated with a degree in Agricultural Engineering in 2014. During her National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program, she was posted to a village in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State, Umunya village.
Chizzy Alichi started her acting career in late 2010 and was not introduced by anyone into the industry. However, she simply registered with the Actors Guild of Nigeria at their office at the National Museum in Enugu and started to attend movie auditions from time to time. Few years later Chizzy Alichi gained worldwide recognition due to her unique acting skill and talent.
Chizzy Alichi rose to fame after starring in the blockbuster movie “The Drop of Blood” the movie won her Best New Actress of the Year (English) award at the City Peoples Entertainment Awards.
In 2014 she graduated from Enugu State University of Science and Technology with a Bachelors Degree in Agricultural Engineering. In 2015 Chizzy Alichi was enrolled into the Nigerian mandatory national youth service corps (NYSC) and was posted to Umunya village in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State as her place of primary assignment (PPA).
After her national service which ended in 2016, Chizzy Alichi went back to her acting career and acted in new blockbuster movies alongside with Yul Edochie, Ken Erics, and Mercy Johnson. Chizzy Alichi gained more popularity after featuring in Flavour popular music video “Mmege” where she displayed herself as a beautiful princess.
Chizzy Alichi has acted in more 50 Nollywood movies which includes The Drop of Blood, Throne of Glory, Akaraoku, etc. she has won Best new actress of the year (English) awards at the City Peoples Entertainment Awards. Chizzy Alichi is currently single, but has a boyfriend whom she is currently in a relationship with.
The beautiful actress is married to Chike Ugochukwu Mbah, an Enugu state man she got married to in December 2019, changing her name from Chigozie Stephanie Alichi to Chizzy Alichi Mbah.
Chizzy Alichi and her husband Chike Ugochukwu Mbah
Chizzy Alichi has won for herself many befitting awards since she debuted into the movie industry, most notable ones among the are listed below;
- Chizzy won the Next Rated Actress Of The Year award at the Nigeria Achievers Award in 2017.
- She won the Most Promising Actress award at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
- She won the Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Chizzy Alichi is currently one of the richest and most influential actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $600,000.