Sola Onayiga, a veteran Nollywood actress, dies

Veteran Nollywood actress, Sola Onayiga passes on

Sola Onayiga, a seasoned Nollywood actress best known as “Kitchen Practical,” has died.

Seun Oloketuyi, the creator of the Best of Nollywood awards, announced the news of her passing.

He said on his Platform WhatsApp group:

“I have just learned that the distinguished Stage and Screen Actress and Fellow of Theatre Arts Auntie Sola Awojobi Onayiga has died away.”

The best-known Auntie Sola is best known for playing Ireti, also known as the cook, in the canceled television sitcom Checkmate. He said, “Reportedly passed away this morning.

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