Popular veteran Nollywood actor, Olumide Bakare has died.
His death, which took place in the early hours of Saturday, April 22, was confirmed by his personal assistant, who was with him.
Bakare has been sick for over a year and reports say, aside suffering low blood flow into the heart, there were also indications of a lung-related disease.
His death was also confirmed by some of the actors in the Nigerian entertainment scene.
Confirming his death to Tribune newspapers, Balogun said during a telephone conversation; “Yes, it is true Olumide Bakare is dead. He died on his way to his hospital. When I called his number, his personal assistant picked his phone and told me he was dead. That’s how much I can say for now,”