Veteran Nollywood actor, Ojo Arowosafe, aka Fadeyi Oloro, is dead. He died at the age of 66 on Tuesday after a long battle with kidney-related ailment.
Fadeyi Oloro was born on September 15, 1957 in Igbara Odo, present-day Ekiti State, who rose to prominence during the 1980s and 1990s for his antagonistic roles in Yoruba movies accompanied by his ever-vibrant recitation of chants and incantations
The Yoruba movie icon had last month, through his son on an Instagram live session with popular OAP, Daddy Freeze, begged Nigerians for help after the actor was served a six-month eviction notice over unpaid rent.
Confirming his death via his verified Instagram, Bayegun Oluwatoyin aka Woli Arole, opined:
“So happy I reached out to you sir, so happy we played our part, so happy we laughed together, so happy we were able to show our support.
“Rest in Peace the Legend “Fadeyi Oloro”. Let’s check up on people when dey are alive, Let’s show love when people can feel, Let’s help when it can be seen”.