Gbenga Richard, a veteran yoruba actor has been confirmed dead.
The news of his death was broken by his son, Joshua on Thursday.
According to Joshua, the thespian has been battling with diabetes and high blood pressure for sometimes before he died on Thursday morning around 2am.
Until he fizzled out of the entertainment scene, the veteran actor had featured in several stage play, television and movie productions.
It would be recalled that last year, there were news reports that he was suffering from a series of ailments, prompting some of his colleagues to solicit for funds for his treatment and welfare.