Veteran Actress Rachel Oniga is Dead
Her son, Olatunji, confirmed the death of the actress on Saturday.
According to him, his mother died on Friday night around 10pm.
“She passed last night around 10pm. She had malaria and typhoid,” Olatuunj said.
Oniga featured in scores of Nollywood movies —both English and Yoruba— before her demise.
Born on May 23, 1957; the delectable actress began her career in 1993. Her first movie was the blockbuster, Onome, while her debut movie in the Yoruba speaking sector of the film industry was Owo Blow.
The beautiful Talented Actress who still shot some scenes in a movie in Mowe ogun state earlier in the week passed on late friday night.
She was a grandmother who was divorced from her husband 19 years ago.