Joke Silva loses mom, Dr Marienne Abimbola Silva


Joke Silva, a veteran actress, has lost her mother.

The deceased, Dr Marienne Abimbola Silva, who died peacefully on Sunday morning July 19th, was the third female doctor in Nigeria but the first Nigerian female to bag a medical degree.

Joke Silva’s mum

The icon, who died aged 89, was also bestowed with the honourable award of Officer of the Order of The Niger (OON)

She’s survived by her children and grandchildren.

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