Veteran actress, Orisabunmi is dead

Yoruba actress Folake Aremu, known as Orisabunmi, is dead.

The ancient thespian was 60 years old.

The Association of Theater Arts Practitioners And Motion Pictures in Nigeria (TAMPAN) has confirmed the death.

Member Tunde Ola-Yusuff expressed sadness in a Facebook post Wednesday morning.

“She left without a blessing. The sudden death of Mrs Folake Aremu (Orisabunmi) has been announced.

“It surprised everyone. Iya Oosa, may God find your soul among the righteous, ”he wrote.

Folake was born on October 10, 1960, in Ilu Ola, Kwara State.

She attended Eruku College of Commerce, worked as a teacher, and later as a secretary at Sunny Radio in Ilorin, before entering the theater industry.

Orisabunmi died four months after her husband, Jimoh Aliu, aka Aworo passed away. They separated two decades ago.

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