Veteran actor, Olumide Bakare is dead .
According to his personal assistant, Bakare died in the early hours of Saturday.
Actor Saidi Balogun confirmed it in a tweet on his twitter handle , @saidibalogun . He said the veteran actor was gone too soon.
OLUMIDE BAKARE chief KoKo of Oluwa lambe house.Gone too soon.
11:05 AM – 22 Apr 2017
According to reports, he died on his way to the hospital.
Saturday Punch on February 16 , had reported that the Veteran actor was critically ill and currently on admission at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan , Oyo State
It said his medical condition was not improving due to a heart and lung related illness diagnosed by medical experts , adding that he was in need of financial aid to cater for his worsening health.
It was gathered Olumide Bakare needed about N 30 ,000 daily for diagnosis after having spent over a million naira on medical expenses .
More details later …