Popular Nigerian actor, Olumide Bakare is dead.
The sad news of the veteran actor’s passing was revealed by Bakare’s personal assistant who said he died in the early hours of Saturday while on his way to the hospital.
Actor Saidi Balogun confirmed it in a tweet on his twitter handle, @saidibalogun. He said the veteran actor was gone too soon.
It had earlier been reported that the Veteran actor was critically ill and placed on admission at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Oyo State.
It said his medical condition was not improving due to a heart and lung related illness diagnosed by medical experts, adding that he was in need of financial aid to cater for his worsening health.
It was gathered Olumide Bakare needed about N30,000 daily for diagnosis after having spent over a million naira on medical expenses.