One sad news which has hit the Nigerian movie industry a day before the year ended was the death of one of our good actresses, Toyin Majekodunmi, aged 61.
Fans of Nigerian movies joined celebrities
in mourning the thespian’s death.
Thenetng has learned that Toyin’s children
rushed her to a nearby hospital after a
‘little’ illness last week, but doctors
referred them to Gbagada General Hospital
where she gave up the ghost.
Her actor-husband, Solomon Majekodunmi
aka Baba Kekere had just departed Nigeria
for America, two weeks before her demise.
Meanwhile, Baba Kekere is expected to be
back in the country before his late wife’s
burial ceremonials, which comes up in
Toyin Majekodunmi starred in classic
Yoruba films such as, ‘Agba Akin’,
alongside Toyin Afolayan aka Lola Idije,
Funsho Adeolu, Fadeyi Oloro, Mama
Rainbow, Taiwo Akinwande , and Lere
The actress who’s survived by her husband
and five children (a male and four females)
will be buried on March 3.
‘Oko Mi Ye’ singer, Stella Monye has been
confirmed to perform at the wake-keep/
artiste night on March 2. Other performers
will be announced in coming weeks.
Culled from NetNG