Rachel Oniga to be buried August 27
The family of late Nollywood Actress, Rachel Oniga has fixed her burial for August 26 and 27, 2021.
The deceased’s son, Mr. Tunji Oniga who made the announcement on Wednesday in Lagos said the wake keep would hold August 26 at her residence in Magodo, Lagos while she would be laid to rest on August 27 at a cemetery yet to be disclosed by the family.
He said, ”My mother’s death is shocking to me, in fact, I don’t believe she is dead. When I see her phone ring and she isn’t there to take the call, the reality will dawn on me.
”She was a philanthropist, who is always bothered about the needs of others.”
It would be recalled that Nigeria today reported that the veteran Nollywood actress died on Friday, July 30, 2021, from a heart-related issue at the age of 64.
She was born on May 23, 1957, in Ebute Metta, Lagos State. She started her acting career in 1993, shortly after her divorce.
Over the years, she featured in notable Nigerian films, such as “Sango”, a movie scripted by Wale Ogunyemi, produced and directed by Obafemi Lasode and Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super Story.