Dejo Adetokunbo, also known as Dejo Tunfulu, has died, according to reports.
The Nollywood legend is recognized for his humorous playing style and performances in Yoruba films.
On May 31st, he would have turned 50 years old.
Kunle Afod, a friend of Dejo’s, posted about the tragic incident.
Other Nollywood actresses, such as Biodun Okeowo and Kemi Korede, have confirmed his death in social media posts, albeit the circumstances of his death are unknown. See the following articles for more information:
Other celebrities, including as actress Toyin Abraham and comedian Woli Agba, have expressed their dismay at the tragic news.
Meanwhile, fans find it hard to believe because the comic actor’s demise was announced on April 1, April fool day, a day notorious for pranking friends and family.