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BREAKING: Veteran Actor Sadiq Daba Is Dead

Veteran actor Sadiq Daba, who became a household in Nigeria for his role as Bitrus in the NTA drama series Cock Crow at Dawn, has died. It was learned he died on Wednesday evening after falling critical ill at his Marwa Garden residence in Alausa, Lagos State. “Yes, he is dead. May his soul rest in peace,” an...

Suffering a stroke taught me life lesson –Bongos Ikwue

Without any warning, you left the music scene for construction business even before you became old, why? I don’t know if the question is correct for I have always done something alongside music. Years ago I had my music centre at Fadeyi, along Ikorodu Road in Lagos. While I was doing music, I had my...

Veteran Actor, Pa Kasumu Is Dead

Nollywood actor, Kayode Odumosu, better known as Pa Kasumu, has died after a protracted illness. He was 66. The actor died on Sunday afternoon. Actress, Foluke Daramola-Salako, broke the sad news in an Instagram post. Foluke had in December launched what she tagged Nolly Veteran SOS Project 2019, described as a lifeline for ailing and aging Nollywood veterans. Pa...

Veteran actor; Alabi Yellow dies after stroke attack

The popular Yoruba actor, aged 62, died in the early hours of today ,according to City News sources. The news of Alabi Yellow’s death was announced today, by the President & CEO of City News Group, Sola Adeyemo. Adeyemo announced that the actor, who was born, Samuel Oludayo Akinpelu, has suffered a partial stroke shortly after...

BON AWARDS : Iya Rainbow, Sadiq Daba And Ngozi Ezeonu Get Special Recognition Awards

For the eleventh consecutive year, Best of Nollywood Awards (BON) has again chosen to recognise and celebrate the Nigerian movie industry practitioners with awards focusing on their hardwork, tenacity and steadfastness over the years in ensuring that the Nollywood, as the movie industry is popularly known, is at the fore front and at par...