Veteran Nollywood actor and comedian Babatunde Omidina popularly known as Baba Suwe, is dead.
The popular Nollywood actor reportedly passed away on Monday, November 22, after a long battle with an undisclosed illness.
His son, Adesola Omidina confirmed the sad news in a short statement he issued via his Instagram page.
“This is to announce the sudden death of my father Mr. Babatunde Omidina. The legend and rare gem “ Babasuwe “ 11/22/21
Other details will follow shortly!
May your soul rest in perfect peace Dad.
Baba Suwe dominated the Yoruba movie industry for decades, featured in several movies, and won several awards.
Born on August 22, 1958, he was married to comedienne Omoladun Omidina, who died in September 2009.