By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
The Ace Nollywood actor, Gbolagade Akinpelu, popularly known as Ogun Majek, has been laid to rest amidst tears in Ibadan
In a video posted on social media, friends and families gathered to pay their last respect to the veteran actor.
Video from his burial was shared by actor and governor of TAMPAN for Ogun state, Owolabi Ajasa, on his official Instagram page. In the video shared online, the body of the late actor was seen wrapped in a mat.
Ogun Majek battled a prolonged-sickness before he died at his residence in Ibadan, Oyo state, on Thursday, June 25.
In the early hours of May 2, this year, the internet went agog when a popular blog announced the purported death of veteran actor, Gbolagade Akinpelu, popularly known as Ogun Majek, who was at that time battling a serious illness related to the heart.
This raised tension and elicited several reactions from filmmakers and movie lovers who are familiar with the Yoruba movie icon.