Overview Of: Orisabunmi is Dead, Folake Aremu Died at 60
Read News!: Veteran actress, Orisabunmi is Dead, Folake Aremu Died at 60. The veteran star, the actress of Orisabunmi ioruba, Folake Aremu, also known as Orisabunmi, is dead. The seasoned thespian was sixty years of age. The death was confirmed by the Theatre Arts And Motion Pictures Professionals Society of Nigeria (TAMPAN).
Before moving into the theatre business, she attended Eruku Commercial College, worked as a tutor, and later as a secretary at Sunny Radio in Ilorin. Orisabunmi died four months after the death of her former partner, Jimoh Aliu, aka Aworo. Two decades ago, they divorced.
Tunde Ola-Yusuff, a supporter, shared grief in a Wednesday morning Facebook post.
“She left without a goodbye. The sudden death of Mrs. Folake Aremu (Orisabunmi) has been announced. | “Really a shock on everyone. Iya Oosa, may God rest your soul among the righteous,” he wrote.
Years after her divorce from her ex-husband, she still had something good to say about him. In an interview with a news media, she said:
We had fulfilled our time as a couple. Beyond that, he was a father figure to me. He mentored me in the film and theatre industry. All I can say about him is that he was a good father. I cannot forget him and what he stood for. Today, people know me as Orisabumi.
That is as a result of the grace of God and the goodwill of Baba Jimoh Aliu. God gave me fame through him.