COVID19: Actor Saidi Balogun delays late mother's burial ceremony

COVID19: Actor Saidi Balogun delays late mother's burial ceremony

- Nigerian actor Saidi Balogun has postponed the final burial of his late mother, Madam Jolade Agbeke Ajimati Balogun

- Bolagun took to his social media page to make the announcement

- The actor said that a new date would be communicated soon

The coronavirus pandemic is affecting the activities of a lot of people across the world and Nigeria is not left behind. Schools have been shut down, religious activities have been restrained, social gatherings and national events have been halted.

According to health experts, this is to properly combat the spread of the deadly virus across the world.

Recently, Nollywood actor Saidi Balogun made an announcement on his social media page concerning the burial of his late mother.

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Legit.ng earlier reported that the Yoruba actor lost his mother in November 2019. The actor shared the sad news on his Instagram page.

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While the final burial and the celebration of his late mother’s life was slated for Friday, March 27, 2020, the popular movie star said that the date has been postponed.

According to him, the postponement was in compliance with the directive regarding the coronavirus pandemic. The filmmaker noted that a new date would be communicated soon.

In a video he shared on his Instagram page, the actor urged people to stay at home and be safe. Noting that the deadly infection is real, the actor urged people to maintain hygiene practices.

He stated that health is wealth and that people should adhere to all safety rules.

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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that actor Saidi Balogun celebrated his kids on their university matriculation. Saidi Balogun, recently had reasons to celebrate and show off his kids on social media after two of them gained admission to the university and he was present at their matriculation ceremony.

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The film star shared a photo of his children wearing burgundy coloured matriculation gowns as he stood with them and sported a huge and proud smile on his face. In the caption that accompanied the post, Saidi praised his kids, Jamal and Zinat, on their matriculation as he said that they are his worth and his life. The actor also said that he is very proud of them.

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