Lekan Olatunji, a renowned Nollywood actor, producer, and screenwriter, has tragically lost his beloved wife to the grip of death. The heart-wrenching news was shared by Nigerian journalist Temilola Sobola via her official Instagram page on Thursday.
In her heartfelt announcement, she conveyed, “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the untimely passing of Actor Lekan Olatunji’s dear wife to the relentless embrace of death. May God provide solace to him during this challenging period, and may her soul find eternal peace.”
The exact cause of her demise has not been disclosed to the public.
In another sorrowful development within the Nigerian entertainment industry, Cindy Amadi, a notable Nollywood actress renowned for her role as Adaora in the acclaimed lesbian film “Ife,” has also departed from this world.
The filmmakers confirmed Amadi’s tragic passing in a statement released on their Instagram account. They expressed their deep and immeasurable grief, emphasizing that Cindy Amadi’s extraordinary talent had profoundly impacted their lives during the production of #ìféthemovie.
The statement conveyed, “We are profoundly, deeply, and unbelievably saddened by the loss of Cindy Amadi, who portrayed the character Adaora in #ìféthemovie. She brought her enchanting magic to the set and forever altered our lives.”