The Nigerian entertainment industry is in a state of mourning as news spreads of the untimely passing of Prince Adewale Adeyemo, better known as Baba Igbomina.
Recall that lateactor had made a desperate plea for assistance one year ago, stating that he was “dying gradually.”
According to him, he is seriously facing hard times. This comes after he returned from the hospital after spending over 3 months in December 2020, Adeyemo when he reported to have been down with lungs, Liver and Kidney problems.
However, some ‘good Samaritans’ abroad donated some money for his surgery.
Subsequently, the Osun State born actor was discharged from Private Godpromise Hospital, Oluke Odo Aremu Bus Stop, Ijoko, Ogun State where he underwent treatment.
According to reports, since he was discharged, the actor’s standard of living has seriously depreciated.
In a chat with newman, Gbolahan Adetayo, the actor expressed his current situation. According to him, “I am dying gradually, Nigerians please come to my rescue, please, anything you know you can do for me to get money please. Do anything at all, please I am dying. I will like to use this opportunity to appeal to Nigerians to help me. I need money for drugs and food after surviving from the sickness. I need financial assistance and any donation can be sent directly to my bank account”
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After months of struggles, the actor passed away.
Renowned Nollywood stars, including Ronke Oshodi Oke, Kunle Afod, Yinka Quadri, and many others, have expressed their grief and paid tribute to their late colleague, who left an indelible mark on the Nigerian film industry.