It appears things are not exactly going well for one of the veteran actors in the Nigerian movie industry, as he is currently facing serious health challenges.
Reports making round in the online community have it that 62-year-old Yoruba actor, Samuel Oludayo Akinpelu, popularly known as Alabi Yellow, is currently battling with his life.
It was gathered that the actor who is well known for thrilling his audience with his onscreen performances, is down with stroke, and even more saddening, he does not have the financial capability to seek appropriate medical attention.
In a video posted by Ladun Liadi, it was discovered that Yellow was also squatting in a one room apartment with his aged mother. The sick actor could be seen seated on a chair as a camera handler made a recording of the room. See the video below:
The sickness of the actor comes as a surprise, as he was recently a part of the cast of Nollywood filmmaker Kunle Afolayan’s Mokalik movie.
See a picture of him onset below:
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Hopefully colleagues in the industry will rally round the talented act and help him get the care he needs.
In other news, Legit.ng had previously gathered the report of popular Yoruba rap star Lord of Ajasa, who had taken to social media to appreciate everyone that donated towards his medical financial aid. The talented act was diagnosed with peptic ulcer and he had a successful operation.
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