A veteran Nollywood actress, Racheal Oniga, has been reported to have died at the age of 64 after a brief illness.

Daily Dates Nigeria recalls that Rachel Oniga, last featured in a movie titled My Village People, which was premiered last month.


The death of the multiple-award-winning actress on Saturday came less than three weeks after Olanrewaju Fasasi popularly called Sound Sultan died after battling cancer in the United States (US).

Her death was confirmed by one of the Theatre and Motion Picture Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) board members, Jide Kosoko, who posted on his official social media handle.