Nigerian actress and deputy candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Lagos state, Funke Akindele, has lost her mother, Dr Adebanjo-Akindele.
This was announced by the Funke’s older sister, Olubunmi Akindele, in a statement on Tuesday.
She wrote, “It is with heavy hearts, but in total submission to God Almighty that the ADEBANJO and AKINDELE families announce the passing of their daughter, mother, grandmother and sister, DR. R B ADEBANJO-Akindele, which occurred on Tuesday 07 February 2023.
“May her gentle soul begin its rest eternal in peace. Amen. Obsequies in honour of her passing shall be announced in due course.”