A popular Nollywood actor and producer, Murphy Afolabi, has reportedly died after a tragic incident in his home.
It was gathered that the actor, who celebrated his birthday a few days ago, died in the early hours of Sunday, May 14, 2023.
A fellow actor in the Yoruba movie industry, Tunde Ola-Yusuf, also confirmed the sad incident on Sunday via his Instagram page.
Sharing a picture of the actor, Ola-Yusuf wrote: “REST IN PEACE. “May God give the family and close associates the fortitude to bear the loss.
“Good night Muphy Afolabi.”
Veteran Nollywood Actor, Saint Obi Is Dead
In a related news, Veteran Nollywood actor cum movie producer, Obinna Nwafor, popularly known as Saint Obi, was also reported dead yesterday.
mNaija understands that the thespian died on Sunday, May 7, 2023, in the home of one of his siblings at 13 Metropolitan Street in Tudun Wada, Jos.
The corpse of the 57-year-old actor has been taken to the morgue at the Jos Uniniverty Teaching Hospital (JUTH).