Veteran Nollywood actor Adebayo Salami popularly known as Oga Bello lost his aged mother on Tuesday in Ilorin at the age of 109.
The actor who announced the death alongside his children in the industry has described the death as a sad one, owning to the fact that no child wants to see his mother die no matter how old.
“No child ever prays to see his mother depart.
My mother, my first teacher.
My mother my food bank.
My mother, my Jewel.”
The actor writes. He also stated that seeing his mother laid to rest brings out a deeply emotional part if him that he never knew existed.
She was laid to rest in the presence big family and friends in her country home in Ilorin hours after her death.
Seeing your body being laid to rest brings out a deeply emotional part of me I never knew existed.
If tears and prayers could bring you back, we won’t hesitate to go extra miles to make it happen.
Maami Ayoka, you left at a very “tender” age.
You lived well
You made life tremendously worth living.
Oh Allah, bless the soul of my mother
Oh Allah, forgive the sins of my mother
Oh Allah,grant my mother aljanah Firdaos