The Nigerian entertainment industry has been hit with yet another tragic loss as veteran Yoruba actor, Prince Adewale Adeyemo, passed away on Monday morning after a brief illness.
The news was shared by fellow actor, Kunle Afod, on his Instagram page. Afod posted a picture of the deceased and wrote, “Hmmmm God you know best RIP Prince Adewale Adeyemo. He passed on early hours of today after a brief illness. God will comfort all his family, friends and colleagues.”
Adeyemo was a well-known figure in the Yoruba movie industry and had acted in several popular films over the years. His passing comes just hours after a night of tribute was held for the late Murphy Afolabi, who passed away on May 14, 2023.
Fans and colleagues have taken to social media to express their shock and sadness at the news of Adeyemo’s death. Many have paid tribute to his talent and contributions to the industry, describing him as a true legend.
Adewale Adeyemo’s passing is another reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of cherishing every moment. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him, and his legacy will live on through his work in the Yoruba movie industry.