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Popular Nollywood Veteran Actor Is Reported Dead (More Details)

The news reaching us is that one of Nollywood's experienced veteran actor Sadiq Daba just passed away. The incident took place on Wednesday 3rd March 2021.

Born Sadiq Abubakar Daba, but mostly called by many Sadiq Daba, he is a Nigerian actor and former broadcaster who has excelled perfectly well in his career. His excellent and experienced acting skills made him win Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor after his role as "Inspector Waziri" in October 1 in 2015.


It was reported that Daba had been on a very serious battle with leukaemia and prostate cancer and it has been over a period of time.

Most people who weren't born in the 90s will remember that Daba became a household name in Nigeria via his role as Bitrus in the NTA (National Television Authority) drama series ‘Cock Crow at Dawn’, Which really gained a lot of recognition.

The last movie he acted before he died was Kunle Afolayan’s Citation which was released in 2020. A movie that one of Ghana's finest actors Adjetey Anang starred in.

After Daba was diagnosed with leukaemia and prostate cancer in 2017, he succumbed to death in 2021, may his gentle soul rest in peace.

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