Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe, a veteran Nigerian comic actor, has died.
The news of his death was confirmed by his son via instagram. He said;
“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 was born on August 22, 1958. He dominated the Yoruba movie industry both as an actor and director, winning many awards. He however, became ill sometime in 2018 and had Nigerians, including the Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo make monetary contributions for his treatment abroad.