Sad news has once again rocked the Nigerian movie industry as actress Rachel Oniga passes away. The actress died at 64.
The news of her demise was shared by popular media personality, Seun Oloketuyi on Instagram saying the veteran actress gave up her ghost in the early hours of today, Saturday, July 31.
In the same way, Goldmynetv revealed the sad news on Instagram saying Rachel shot some movie scenes in a movie in Mowe Ogun State some few days ago.
Veteran Actress Rachel Oniga is Dead
The beautiful Talented Actress who still shot some scenes in a movie in Mowe ogun state earlier in the week passed on late friday night.
The news is coming at a time the movie industry is grappling with mixed issues and after mourning the death of another entertainer, Sound Sultan, who passed on early this month.
The cause of Oniga’s death was unknown at the time of this report.
Oniga, who was a veteran actress, featured in over a hundred movies.
Details of what lead to her Death is still sketchy.
More details soon.
Rachel was born on 23 May, 1957 in Ebutte Metta, Lagos State. In 1993, she started acting right after her divorce. Her first movie was titled Onome and her first Yoruba movie was Owo Blow.
The veteran actress has been featured in many popular Nigerian movies like Sango, a movie written by Wale Ogunyemi, directed and produced by Obafemi Lasode and Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super Story.