Nollywood star and deputy governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in Lagos State, Funke Akindele, has lost her mother.

This was contained in a statement posted by actress’ older sister, Olubunmi Akindele, on her official Instagram handle on Tuesday evening.

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. RB Adebanjo-Akindele, which occured 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” Olubunmi added.

The cause of death was not disclosed, and the star actress turned politician is yet to speak on the demise of her mother.

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