Gorimapa, Another Village Headmaster Star Dies

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By Ayodele Lawal & Kayode Aponmade

Two months after the death of the creator of the Village Headmaster, Ambassador Segun Olusola, another cast of the popular television programme, Albert Kosemani Olayemi a.k.a Gorimapa, has died.

P.M.NEWS learnt that Olayemi died on Friday at Eko Hospital after a brief illness.

Alhaji Adebayo Salami, a.k.a. Oga Bello, a foundation member of the Awada Kerikeri group formed by the late Ojo Ladipo, which shot Albert Olayemi to limelight, confirmed his death to P.M.NEWS today.

The late Gorimapa, in his 60s, starred with the late Ojo Ladipo a.k.a. Baba Mero’s group.

He became popular with the name Edokopolo.

He also featured in some home videos and soaps.

Oga Bello, told P.M.NEWS that he will be visiting the late Olayemi’s family tomorrow to know about the burial plans for his late colleague.

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