Nollywood has been hit with several tragedies in recent time, losing some of its members to the cold hands of death. With the latest being beautiful Yoruba actress, Moji Olaiya who was
reportedly died in the early hours of today, May 18, 2017.
Same fate has been suffered by entertainers.
Here is the list of entertainers who died in the last one year.
1.Genevieve Nene died May 3, 2016. She was said to have died in her sleep.
2. Fred Ebhoria Ekata died on May 17, 2016. He died of kidney related disease.
3. Fatai Onibuade – A Yoruba film actor died on May 17, 2016. He was
said to have collapsed in his living room and was rushed to a hospital
but didn’t make it back alive.
4. Olumide Awise, popularly known as Baba Ogbon, was a fast rising
Fuji musician. He died on May 18, 2016. He died after a brief illness.
5. Henrietta Kosoko – Died on June 6, 2016. She died at 53 years in R-jolad Hospital, Gbagada, Lagos state. She died from diabetes complications.
6. Abdul Lateef Titilope Ashimiyu-Died on June 19, 2016. He died of malaria.
7. Isiaka Adewale – Died on August 7, 2016. His death was said to be mysterious.
8. Elder Maya Martins Njubuigbo -Died on September 30, 2016. He died of liver related illness.
9. Kudirat Ajimat- Died on November 15, 2016.
10. Mulikat Adegbola -Died on December 15, 2016, after a brief illness.
11. Lucia Oluwatoyin Majekodunmi (Iya kike) -Died on January 2, 2017. She died of heart attack.
12.Gospel singer Eric Arugbayi – Died on February 11, 2017. He died after a
13. Modupe Oyekunle – Died on April 4, 2017. She died while having her third child.
14. Olumide Bakare – Died April on 22, 2017. He died of heart attack and lung disease.
15. Adeshina Adesanya (Pastor Ajidara) – Died on May 7, 2017. He died of kidney failure.
16. Moji Olaiya – Died May 18, 2017. She died of cardiac arrest.
- Azeezat Kareem and Shukurat Alimi for encomium.ng