Another Popular Nollywood Veteran Actor Is Dead


Prominent Yoruba thespian, Gbolagade Akinpelu popularly recognized as Ogun Majek, is reported dead.

It was gathered that he died at the early hours of Thursday at his residence in Imalefalafia, Oke-Ado, Ibadan.

The Veteran actor and film producer, Tunde Ola-Yusuf, verified the occurrence in his Facebook post.

In a brief announcement, he said: “From God, we come and on to God we shall return, Alhaji Gbolagade Ogunmajek has gone back to his maker. May Almighty God lay his soul among the righteous ones. Amen.”

The actor fought lengthened illness before his eventual death.

Gbolagade Akinpelu is popularly recognized in Yoruba movies as ‘Ogun Majek’.

It has been reported that he has been struggling a disease for several months, departed in the early hours of Thursday, 25th of June at his Ibadan home.

The genuineness this report has been verified by the Film producer, Tunde Ola-Yusuf, who ascertained Majek's death from a post he shared on his Facebook page.