The entertainment industry in Nigeria has been struck by yet another tragedy following the death of veteran actor and former broadcaster, Sadiq Daba.
Daba died on Wednesday evening after battling leukemia and prostrate cancer.
Filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan confirmed, said he spoke with wife and son of the deceased who confirmed his demise to him.
Recall that Afolayan recently worked with the deceased on the 2020 motion picture, Citation.
SWITCH NIGERIA recalls that several Nigerians including billionaire Femi Otedola had donated money for his treatment abroad and gave out-pouring support on social media.
Daba made waves in the 1980s on Nigerian Television Authority (NTA).
He has featured in several TV series and movies, with ‘Cock Crow at Dawn’ and ‘October 1st’ as notable mentions.