Nollywood actress, Stephanie Okereke has mourned the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II who passed away on Thursday evening.
Queen Elizabeth was said to have died peacefully at the age of 96
Crowd had gathered at the Buckingham Palace residence in London on Thursday as concern was growing over the Queen’s health.
Around 100 people braved torrential rain to stand at the palace gates, according to AFP, as senior royals rushed to Balmoral in Scotland, where the queen was being treated.
The Royal Family, announcing the death on Twitter, tweeted, “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon.
“The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.”
Taking to her facebook page on Thursday evening, Okereke, said it was an honour to have met the Queen in this life.
She also prayed for her soul to rest in peace.
The actress wrote, “It was such an honour to have met you in this lifetime. Adieu your Majesty! May your Soul Rest In Peace.”