Veteran Nollywood actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe, is dead.
The comic actor legend gave up the ghost on Monday after a long battle with an illness.
Born on August 22, 1958, he was married to comedienne Omoladun Omidina, who died in September 2009.
Baba Suwe dominated the Yoruba movie industry for decades, featured in several movies and bagged many awards.
According to a source, “The legend is gone, he left today to be in a place of rest”.
The news of his death was confirmed by the president of the Theatre Arts and Motion Picture Producers Association of Nigeria, Bolaji Amusan also known as Mr Latin.