Veteran Comedian Baba Sala Dies At Age 81


Veteran Comedian Baba Sala Dies At Age 81

By Oluwatosin Ajayi

Veteran Nigerian comedian and dramatist, Moses Olaiya Adejumo popularly known as Baba Sala is dead. The icomic actor who has been reported several times in the past, passed away on Sunday night after many years of various ailments as a result of old age.

READ: Baba Sala: The story of Nigeria’s first king of comedy

Baba Sala reportedly died in the late hours of Sunday, October 7 in his hometown in Ilesa in Osun state.

The veteran thespian started his career in the entertainment industry as a highlife musician in 1964 before venturing into theatre and film-making.

He is known as the father of modern comedy.

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