Rachael Oniga passes on at 64
Veteran Nollywood actress Rachael Oniga has reportedly passed on at the age of 64
According to the official statement by Rachael Oniga’s family she passed on Friday, July 30, 2021, at about 10 pm.
The statement stated that “contrary to diverse reports informing that she died from COVID-19 complications, we write to inform the general public that she died from a heart-related issue, an ailment she battled with for a short period before her demise.”
“We accept her sudden transition as God’s design and we see it as a function of a race of life well finished, painful as it may be, we accept it in good faith and total submission to her maker.
“We, therefore, desire to be allowed to mourn her death privately for now, as we do this with a deep sense of respect for her soul and the glorious life she lived.”
Burial arrangements will be announced in due cause. we appreciate the calls, messages, and condolences expressed by everyone and we pray for a sweet repose of her beautiful soul.
Rachael Oniga originally from Eku Delta state was married to a Yoruba man.
She began acting in 1993 after her divorce.
Among her popular works are Out of Bounds, Owo Blow, The Wedding Party, 30 Days in Atlanta, and Power of Sin and Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super story.