Veteran Nollywood Actress, Rachel Oniga dead at 64
Rachel Oniga Dead At 64, is not a headline you’d want to wake up on a Saturday morning to see. But sadly, Nollywood has lost another one of its veterans.
The Nigeran Entertainment industry has been hit with yet another heavy loss with the death of Veteran Actress, Rachel Oniga
Nigerians were shocked to learn about Rachel Oniga’s death on Saturday morning, and condolences are already flooding in, particularly in her Instagram comment area.
On Friday, July 30, she died from CO VID-19 complications, according to a source.
Rachel Tabuno Oniga was born in Lagos, Nigeria, on May 23, 1957, to parents from Eku, a hamlet in Delta State’s Ethiope East local government area.
Until her death, She began her acting career in 1993, starred in a number of successful Nollywood movies, and was loved in the community. She worked briefly at Ascoline Nigeria Limited, a Dutch Consultant Company before her first movie titled Onome, and her debut Yoruba movie was Owo Blow.
Over the years, she has featured in notable Nigerian films such as Sango, a movie scripted by Wale Ogunyemi, produced and directed by Obafemi Lasode, and Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super story.