Veteran Nollywood actor, Raji Azeez better Known as Baba Atoli has been confirmed dead.
LAGOS HERALD reported that Baba Atoli’s death was announced by Nollywood actress, Foluke Daramola via her Instagram page on Thursday morning.
The late veteran succumbed to death after battling ill health for a long time.
Sharing his photo, She wrote ”Sad we lost Baba Atoli. What a big shame.”
Baba Atoli’s death is coming shortly after veteran Nollywood actor and filmmaker Yinka Ogundaisi died.
Recall, that the death of the seasoned actor was announced by Ropo Ewenla in a WhatsApp message to members of the Ibadan Film Circle (IFC), a group to which the late filmmaker/film marker belonged.
It reads: “Today, this morning, one phase of history came to an end. Erin ti wo. The elephant rises no more. Yinka Ogundaisi bid this world farewell at dawn. It was Kate Adepegba who dropped the bomb on my lap. I called Uncle Yinka’s number to confirm and rudely, it was so.”
The veteran actor had been ill for a long time and at some point seek funds publicly.