Reports reaching ME say veteran Nollywood actor, Festus Aguebor, is dead.
Mr. Aguebor acted mostly in the Yoruba genre of Nollywood movies . . .
This was revealed by the former Director Guild of Nigerian Actors (DGN), Fidelis Duker, via his Facebook page.
The ace producer had shared a photo of the late actor, commenting:
“Adieu talented and veteran Actor Fesyud Aguebor …..remember your brilliant delivery of Chief Odeku in my 2002 movie, Family Contract starring Desmond Elliot, Chioma Akpotha, Steph-Nora Okere, Afolabi Bolasodun Makinde, Grace Evaly, amongst others …. May your soul rest in peace. Amen.”
Pa Aguebor had been popular for movies such as ‘The King and I’, ‘Family Contract’, ‘Rituals’ and ‘A Kiss from a Rose’, but well known for his role as grandpa in the family series, ‘Household’.
The cause of death and timing has yet to be announced.
May his soul rest in peace.