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Exit of a legendary; Bukky Ajayi dies at 82

Legendary actress, Bukky Ajayi dies at 82,Bukky-Ajayiburied amid tears On July 7, 2016 1:11 am In Entertainment, News Comments PMAN, Actors Guild mourn; colleagues pay last respects By Kehinde Ajose & Iyabo Aina The Nigerian entertainment industry has once again lost one of its rare gems, Zainab Bukky Ajayi, who blessed the world with her inimitable acting talent. She passed on at the age of 82, at about 11am yesterday. As at the time news crew visited the report we gathered was that she has be battling with hart related disease which really way her down and the related hart disease that leads to her death. before she past on, she pass an order saying that immediately she join her ancestors her corps should not exceed that same day, she should be lead to rest immediately she said ; therefore she was laid to rest at Atan Cementery at 4pm. Her demise has drawn reactions from her colleagues and proteges in the movie industry. Biodun Okeowo, puts it this way:” RIP great mummy Bukky Ajayi. May the angels of the lord receive your soul and forgive your entire sins ma.” Legendary actress, Bukky Ajayi dies at 82, buried amid tears Legendary actress, Bukky Ajayi dies at 82, buried amid tears Yvonne Jegede, who posted a picture of herself kissing the deceased said on Instagram:” My last kiss, dear mama your memory will never be forgeten in a hurry,i will Cherish you all the days of my life because you have live and exampling life which i wish i will try to emulate, i wish tears in my eyes will bring you back to life,but no it will only weigh me down….i need to be strong for you so you will be proud of me says Yvonne Muyiwa Ademola: ”Sleep on mama … We love you but God loves you more. No matter how nice, no matter how beautiful, no matter how religious, we shall all taste death. Mama’s was a life well spent.Love you always mama” “Mama Bukky Ajayi your legacy will continue to live on…thanks for sharing your gift with the world. Adieu mama,” Mercy Aigbe writes. Another veteran actress, Joke Silva writes:” Bye bye aunts as you go through “the open doors” to your Heavenly Father. Adieu. Recall that Madam Bukky Ajayi was honored at the recent edition of African Magic Viewers Choice Awards. She was taken to the venue in a wheelchair giving an emotional speech that got many crying. Reacting to the sad news, the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) and the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) described her demise is a big loss to the entertainment industry. Mr Agility Onwura, the Chairman, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter of the AGN, said she died at a time when the young generations of actors were still drawing from her wealth of experience. Onwura said: “The news of her death came to us as a surprise. Also, Mr Pretty Okafor, the National President of PMAN, mourned the late actress, extolling her contributions to the growth of Nollywood and the entertainment industry in Nigeria. “She was an enviable professional, who inspired us with her outstanding roles in many home movies. “Her exit will leave an indelible footprint on the entertainment. Ernest obi,you will never be forgeten in my heart, A movie i arted with you tittle Atrocity you played a role of my aunty and you arted as a mother in the way you treated and encourage me makes me to be somebody in life ,that movie has made me whom i am today so you will always be in my mind as mother and adviser .the movie industry generally miss you,may your soul rest in the bosom of Abraham, AMEN…



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