The mother of Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele kicked the bucket on the 7th of February 2023.Funke’s older sister, Olubunmi Akindele, announced their mother’s death in a statement .
Although she did not reveal what led to her death, Olubunmi stated that their mother died on Tuesday.
The statement read, “It is with heavy hearts, but in total submission to God Almighty, that the ADEBANJO and AKINDELE families announce the passing of their daughter, mother, grandmother and sister, DR. R B ADEBANJO-Akindele, which occurred on Tuesday 07 February 2023.“May her gentle soul begin its rest eternal in peace. Amen. Obsequies in honour of her passing shall be announced in due course.”