The passing of Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe, a veteran Nigerian comic actor, was met with much grief, and a number of his colleagues made sure to pay their condolences.
On November 25, 2021, Baba Suwe was buried at his Ikorodu compound, with a number of his fellow stars from the film industry in attendance.
Some top Yoruba Nollywood actors, including Madam Saje, Mr Latin, Sunday Omobolanle aka Aluwe, and Yomi King aka Opebe, were seen with long expressions at Baba Suwe’s burial in videos that have gone viral.
Baba Suwe was known for making people laugh with his distinctive performances in movies as a befuddled servant with a sharp tongue, and the tragic news of his passing impacted a lot of people.
Other Nollywood actors and filmmakers who attended the funeral included Ijebu, Femi Adebayo, Yinka Quadri, Abbey Lanre Corporate Picture chief Alhaji Abdullahi Rasaq, to name a few.©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.