Born Chiedozie Nzeribe Siztus but has his stage name to be Sambasa Nzeribe is an actor, Model and an Entertainer. He hails from Anambra State, Eastern region of Nigeria. Nzeribe grew up in Isolo, Lagos. Sambasa Nzeribe who made his debut in the Nollywood movie scene not long ago has already won the prestigious AMVCA.
Surprisingly, Sambasa is an orphan and was sponsored by the Catholic Women Organisation at his church who took up the responsibility of training him and his siblings through the Church’s Orphans’ Scholarship Scheme. He graduated from University of Lagos, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria, department of Creative Arts.
SAMBASA is an acronym of Nzeribe philosophy about life its lovely meaning is ‘Surviving-And-Maintaining-Balance-Against-Societal-Aggression’. Nzeribe breakthrough into Nollywood was in 2013 in the Multiple Award Winning Movie ‘A Mile from Home’ produced and directed by Eric A., where he played the role of ‘SUKU’ the leader of a notorious gang. Sambasa beat RMD, Ramsey Nouah, Gregory Ojefua, Olu Jacobs and Femi Jacobs to win Best Actor in a Drama at the 2017 AMVCAs.