Popular Nigerian Actor And Filmmaker Abiodun Aleja has been confirmed dead at the early hour of saturday 22nd may, 2021.
The “October 1” actor died on Friday according to his wife who broke the news to chairman of the Lagos chapter of the National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANATAP) Makinde Adeniran, multiple media outlets reported.
Aleja was reportedly admitted at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) following a fall at home.
See some reactions below;
Biodun is dead….
— Kate Henshaw (@HenshawKate) May 22, 2021
This man carefully pointed out my errors, advised me and directed me to the right sources when I was learning how to write a script. We interacted like friends. His humility shocked me. RIP Mr. Abiodun Aleja. I'm grateful. https://t.co/1JkXbUiNhp
— Ímàn AdéyẹmÍ (@AdedejiIman) May 22, 2021