Veteran Nigerian actress Bukky Ajayi, 82, is dead. This was confirm by her son, Kunle Fawole popularly known as Abounce (actor and rapper) on Nollywood website TNS.
“Mumsie passed away about thirty minutes ago. God knows best” he told the website.
Veteran actress Bukky Ajayi started her acting career with the ‘Village Headmaster’ in the 70’s,and she later got a role in Amaka Igwe’s checkmate.She also featured in so many home videos that cant be counted. Her last public outing was at AMVCA awards On Saturday, March 5, 2016 which is the fourth edition of the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards, the veteran received a “Industry Merit Award on standing ovation greeted immediately the announcement of the 82-year-old actress was made and she wept for joy as she was wheeled to the stage to receive her award.
The actress who was battling with a heart related issue died on wednessday.