Veteran Nollywood Actress, Bukky Ajayi, Is Dead

Veteran Nollywood actress, Bukky Ajayi, is dead.

A source told The Punch that she died on Wednesday morning but declined to give details.

She was 82 years.

Ajayi studied drama at the Institute of Drama, London.

She was part of the TV series Village Headmaster which aired in the 1980s.

While the cause of death is yet to be ascertained, initial reports suggest she died after a battle with heart-related issues.

The late actress was honoured with the ‘Industry Merit Award’ at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards in March.

She was 82.


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2 Responses to Veteran Nollywood Actress, Bukky Ajayi, Is Dead

  1. maveedah July 6, 2016 at 8:54 pm

    Rip to this wonderful woman….
    Am sure her legacy in the film industry will forever be remembered

  2. Dseed July 6, 2016 at 8:59 pm

    She is such a rare gem. Rest on grandma. Till we meet and part no more.


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