Popular Nollywood actor Murphy Afolabi dies after bathroom fall
Popular Nigerian actor Murphy Afolabi has passed on at the age of 49.
According to reports, the actor died after a tragic fall in his bathroom on Sunday, May 14, 2023.
A broadcaster and actor, Abolade Adekunle Dodoede announced the demise of the actor on his Facebook handle saying; “My beloved brother Murphy Omo Afolabi, Osogbo Oroki Asala, Oluwo Asape Ola. O tun di ti eni ba maa n jo ni. R.I.P my beloved.”
The Yoruba movie star is said to have fallen in his bathroom and hit his head on the floor leading to his death.
This is coming a few hours following the death of actor Saint Obi and Adedigba Mukail aka Alafin Oro.
Afolabi who celebrated his birthday barely a week ago on Friday, May 5, was one of the popular stars to have emerged from the Yoruba film industry.
Shortly after the news broke out, popular actor, Odunlade Adekola, took to his Instagram page to react in shock.
He shared a photo of pitch darkness and captioned it with; “Jesus Christ We lost Murphy.”
See his post below;