- An ex-wife of late Nollywood actor, Baba Suwe, has come out to recount the actor’s last hours and how he died in her hands
- The woman identified as Suwe broke down in tears while speaking with journalists at the family’s residence in Lagos
- Suwe pointed out how the late actor still has a mother as she prayed for God to grant their family the strength to bear the loss
A former wife of late Nollywood actor Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe has spoken about her last moments with the comic star.
During a brief chat with journalists at the family’s residence, the woman identified as Suwe recounted how she had been called just a few minutes before he was pronounced dead.
Suwe noted that although they have been separated for a while, she made herself available to cater for the late actor, especially because they have kids together.
She went on to narrate how the actor stopped breathing in the process of receiving an intravenous injection and how he passed away in her presence.
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A heartbroken Suwe noted that Baba Suwe’s mother is still alive as she called on the Lord to strengthen the woman who has now witnessed the death of her child.
Suwe also prayed for other members of the family including the late Omaladan, another wife of the late comic movie star.
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Condolence messages pour in
Nigerians on social media had comforting words for Baba Suwe's family members. Read some comments sighted below:
"It is well madam. The painful part of her story was him still having mother, May we never bury any of our children."
"May his soul rest in perfect peace Amen."
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"Awww. She has a good heart…. May His soul Rest In Peace."
"Na better woman be this woman Suwe.......by their fruit you shall know them, You're a good mother. God bless your good heart. Rest on Baba Suwe."
Baba Suwe's son apologises for video of late actor
In a related story, Legit.ng reported that the son of Baba Suwe had been called out on social media for posting a video of his father’s corpse.
An internet user who blasted the young man accused him of being a clout chaser who dishonoured his father’s corpse for likes and comments.
Another of the actor’s son later apologised for his brother's actions and told fans to disregard the video. He also revealed burial arrangements for the late actor.