The demise of veteran Nollywood actor, Samuel Akinpelu aka Alabi Yellow, last Sunday sent shock-waves among his fans and colleagues.
In March, Alabi Yellow was down with a stroke-related complication and hospitalized, few weeks after the demise of his wife. The actor, 62, passed away in his home at Ikorodu, Lagos.
Alabi Yellow’s ill-health video went viral on the internet after the decease publicly appeals for support. The video caught the attention of popular philanthropist, Reverend Esther Ajayi, popularly known as Iya Adura and her husband Dr. Ademuyiwa Ajayi and donated 10m for the ailing actor, in April.
The donation comes after the philanthropist support another ailing Yoruba actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly called ‘BabaSuwe’ who was down with an unknown ailment.
However, he was reported to have been moved to an undisclosed hospital to continue treatment and many had thought was on the path to recovery but fans were shocked to receive his death…