In News by stephen abiodun on the 08th, September, 2020

Veteran Actor, Baba Legba Is Useless

Baba Legba dead

The Nigerian movie business Nollywood is in mourning as soon as once more following the demise of veteran actor Alhaji Yekini Omobolanle professionally generally known as Baba Legba.

The comedian actor is alleged to have died within the early hours of at present.

Identified for his roles within the Yoruba talking sector of Nollywood, he’s reported to have died in his residence in Abeokuta, Ogun state.

The aged actor can be stated to have been battling an ailment for some time earlier than he gave up the ghost.

He was buried in accordance with Muslim rites.

Baba Sala’s son, Adejumo Boisala Emmanuel took to Fb to announce the actor’s demise.

Emmanuel didn’t share what led to the demise of the veteran, nevertheless, he famous that the Yoruba movie star gave up the ghost within the early hours of Monday, September 7.

Emmanuel wrote:

“Alhaji Yekini Omobolanle popularly generally known as Babalegba died within the early hours of at present (midnight exactly)… He joined Alawada Theatre Group in 1974 and was enjoying comedian roles together with Baba Sala, typically he performed Babalawo, Police officer however most time one comedian position to a different. He’s a pal of the household and supporter of my Daddy until his demise. He was once known as Sunday Omobolanle then earlier than he went to Mecca and he turned muslim.. Personally, he contributed lots to my success too.”

Actor Yomi Fash-Lanso, the director of media and public relations of Theater Arts and Movement Image Producers Affiliation of Nigeria, additionally confirmed the information of the demise of the veteran actor.

READ ALSO:  High Ranking Politician Dies After Contracting Coronavirus

Different veteran Nollywood stars to have died this 12 months embody Pa Kasumu, Frank Dallas, Ogun Majek, Toyosi Arigbabuwo, Yomi Obileye to say however a couple of.

Got Something To Say:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



©Copyright - 2016-2020.

%d bloggers like this:
Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On Twitter

Fill the forms to signup