Nollywood star and Lagos gubernatorial deputy candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Funke Akindele, has lost her mother.

The actress’s older sister, Olubunmi Akindele, broke the news on Tuesday evening on her official Instagram page.


The statement read, “It is with heavy hearts, but in total submission to God Almighty that the ADEBANJO and AKINDELE families announce the passing of their daughter, mother, grandmother and sister, DR. R B ADEBANJO-Akindele, which occurred on Tuesday 07 February 2023.”

Funke also know as Jenifer, is yet to say something about the loss.