- Another veteran movie star has joined the list of those who have parted the world in 2021
- The actor, Lambert Dike, passed away just a few days to his birthday
- According to reports, Dikeh passed away in his village where he had visited to recuperate from a health challenge
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It is indeed a sad and trying period for the family members of veteran Nigerian movie star, Lambert Dike, who were forced to say goodbye to their loved one who bade the world goodbye on Friday, March 5.
Dike died exactly eight days to his birthday. A visit to his Facebook page shows that the actor still wished his fans a happy New Year celebration on January 1st.
Some days ago, Legit.ng reported that ace broadcaster and thespian Sadiq Daba left the world on Wednesday, March 3, around 8.30pm.
Daba had a long battle with leukaemia and prostate cancer. The respected movie star was said to have passed away in Lagos.
Mourning the late actor, a dedicated fan wrote:
"Sadiq Daba aka Bitrus. Rest in peace. It was an honour to have known you and thank you for gracing our silver screen during my formative years."
Adeyinka Odutuyo is an entertainment/lifestyle journalist at Legit.ng with over three years of working experience in the media industry.
He has a degree in Linguistics and Communication Studies from Osun State University, Osogbo. When he is not writing about celebrities, you will find him blogging about local Nigerian recipes on Instagram (@playfoodbyyinka)