The mother of Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele, also known as Jenifa, has passed away.
Ace Nollywood actress and politician, Funke Akindele has lost her beloved mother, Dr RB Adebanjo–Akindele.
The passing was announced by Funke’s sister, Olubunmi Akindele, in a statement on Tuesday, 7th February 2023.
The statement read, “It is with heavy hearts, but in total submission to God Almighty, that the ADEBANJO and AKINDELE families announce the passing of their daughter, mother, grandmother and sister, DR. R B ADEBANJO-Akindele, which occurred on Tuesday 07 February 2023. May her gentle soul begin its rest eternal in peace. Amen. Obsequies in honour of her passing shall be announced in due course.”
Meanwhile, colleagues and netizens have taken to social media to pay tribute to the actress’ mother.
Naija Vibes offers its utmost condolences to the bereaved family.