One of Nollywood’s finest actors, Ojo Arowosafe, widely known as Fadeyi Oloro, has passed away after a long-standing illness. The veteran actor, who had been struggling with an undisclosed ailment for many years, died on Tuesday. His daughter, Fasunwon Bidemi Oluwafunke, confirmed the news to PREMIUM TIMES when contacted on Tuesday night but declined to provide further details.
Fadeyi Oloro was a prominent actor in the Nigerian film industry, having featured in numerous movies, TV shows, and stage plays. He became popular in the late 80s and early 90s for his exceptional performances in Yoruba movies, where he often portrayed comic characters.
The actor’s demise has come as a shock to many fans and colleagues in the entertainment industry, who have taken to social media to express their condolences. They praised the late actor for his exceptional talent, versatility, and contribution to the growth of Nollywood.
Fadeyi Oloro’s passing is a significant loss to the entertainment industry, and he will be remembered for his outstanding performances, which brought joy to many movie enthusiasts. May his soul rest in peace.