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Veteran Nollywood actress, Sidikat Odukanwi, popularly known as Iyabo Oko, is dead.

Actress Foluke Daramola-Salako confirmed her death when she wrote on her Instagram page: “And finally we lost her… RIP Iyabo Oko. We did our best but God knows best.”

Before her demise, the 61-year-old actress battled with ill-health which caused her to take a long break from the movie scene.

Odukanwi was born on15th of November1960 in Iwo local government area of Osun state.

She was known by stage names such as “Iyabo Oko” “Apoti Aje” Sisi Mama.”

Similarly, her daughter Bisi Aisha, a female soldier, confirmed her mother’s death.


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