The son of the late Baba Sala, Adejumo Boisala Emmanuel, took to Facebook to announce the disappearance of popular veteran Nollywood actor Babalegba.
The elderly actor, who has been ill for some time, finally delivered the ghost in the early morning of September 7 at his home in Abeokuta, Ogun state.
“Alhaji Yekini Omobolanle popularly known as Babalegba died in the early hours of today (midnight precisely) …
He joined the Alawada Theater Group in 1974 and was playing comic roles alongside Baba Sala,
sometimes he played Babalawo, a police officer, but most of the time from one comic role to another.
He is a friend of the family and a follower of my father until his death.
It used to be called Sunday Omobolanle before going to Mecca and becoming Muslim …
Personally, he also contributed a lot to my success. “
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