The Nigerian film industry recorded the first death of 2017 with the sad passing of veteran Nollywood Actress, Oluwatoyin Lucia Majekodunmi (60) popularly known as Iya Kike.
According to reports, the actress died on January 2, 2017 after a brief battle with diabetes. Her burial has now been scheduled to hold on 2nd and 3rd March, 2017.
The late actress featured in numerous Yoruba movies and often starred alongside her husband, Solomon Majekodunmi, alias Baba Kekere to whom she was married for 37 years and was blessed with three children— two daughters and a son.
A Condolence register is open at her residence 2, Saka Lane, Abule – Ijesha B/Stop, Fola Agoro, Somolu.
Our prayers go out to the family at this time of grief.
May her soul rest in peace.