Nollywood actor, Murphy Afolabi, is dead, leaving his colleagues and fans in shock and sadness.
The news of his death was announced by his fellow actor and friend, Damola Olatunji, on his social media page.
In his post, Olatunji expressed his shock and sadness at the sudden loss of his friend and colleague.
He wrote, ” Murphy 😢but why🥲 we all celebrated your birthday on the 5th of May not knowing it was you saying good bye .
Vanity upon vanity-everything we do is ‘vanity’: empty, futile, and short-lived. It doesn’t matter if you’re wise or a fool, ultimately, because everyone ends up dying.Rest on bruv. Sunnnre ooo”
Other Nollywood actors, including Yinka Quadri, Biola Abayo, have also taken to social media to express their grief and pay tribute to Afolabi.
Yinka Quadri wrote, ” Black Sunday 😭😭😭💔💔💔May your soul rest in peace Murphy Afolabi 🙏🙏🙏🙏”
Biola Abayo wrote, ” BLACK SUNDAY INDEED!😭😭😭 May God grant you eternal rest.😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭”
Details regarding the cause and circumstances of Afolabi’s death have not been released by his family or representatives.