Breaking : Veteran Actor, Baba Suwe Dies
Babatunde Omidina a Nigerian actor and comedian popularly known as Baba Suwe is reportedly dead.
Late Omidina, Baba Suwe was on 22 August 1958 in Lagos Island, Lagos, died on Monday 22nd November, at the age of age 63 years),
Omidina began acting in 1971 but came into limelight after he featured in a movie titled, Omolasan, a film produced by Obalende. He became more popular after he featured in Iru Esin, produced by Olaiya Igwe in 1997. He had featured and produced several Nigerian movies such as Baba Jaiye jaiye, a movie that featured Funke Akindele and Femi Adebayo, the son of the veteran actor Adebayo Salami.
He was accused of cocaine trafficking by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, an allegation that was described as false and defamatory by the ruling of the lagos high court of law. His solicitor was the late Bamidele Aturu, a Nigerian lawyer and human right activist.