- Nollywood actor Adebayo Faleti passed away on Sunday, July 23, at 86 years old
- The late actor was reported dead at the University College Hospital in Ibadan, Oyo state around 6:00am
- His son has narrated the story of how the poet and alumni of Ibadan Boys High school died
NAIJ.com earlier reported that veteran actor Adebayo Faleti passed away in Oyo state on Sunday, July 23.
One of the actor’s sons revealed that he died after early morning devotion while he was taking his bath.
He explained that his father had told him that God had sent someone else to do his work because he has done all he could do.
According to him, late Faleti was taken to the hospital after he noticed that he was not breathing.
He added that his father was confirmed dead at the hospital.
"After the morning devotion, I helped him to the bathroom as I normally did. He said he wanted God to send someone else to come and complete his work because he had done all he could do. He also said that he wanted to go home. Suddenly, I noticed that he was not breathing again. We took him to the University College Hospital, Ibadan where he was confirmed dead. We shall miss him greatly.”
Faleti’s first son identified as Ayoola, expressed that his father called him three days ago to ask after him.
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Ayoola further said that he could not meet him before he died, adding that he would miss him dearly.
“In his usual practice, he called me three days ago and we discussed like father and son. After I received a call this morning from my brother concerning the state of his health, I hit the road to come home and see him but I did not meet him alive. He died before I could reach home. He took care of all his children and gave us good education. We shall all miss him.”
Rest in peace!
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