Breaking news from reports that popular Nollywood actress, Racheal Oniga, is dead. She was 64 year-old. Oniga, who was a veteran actress, featured in over a hundred movies.
This sad news surfaces at a time the entertainment industry is grappling with mixed issues and after mourning the death of another entertainer, Sound Sultan, who passed on early this month.
The cause of Oniga’s death was unknown at the time of this report.
She began her acting career in 1993, shortly after her divorce. She worked briefly at Ascoline Nigeria Limited, a Dutch Consultant Company before her first movie titled Onome and her debut Yoruba movie was Owo Blow.
Over the years, Oniga has featured in notable Nigerian films such as Sango, a movie scripted by Wale Ogunyemi, produced and directed by Obafemi Lasode and Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super story.
RIP Rachael Oniga, May God give her loved once and family support to live with the lost.