'Mama Mi Leko' is Dead

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From AllAfrica:

Star Actress, 'Mama Mi Leko' is Dead

P.M. News (Lagos)
November 3, 2003
Posted to the web November 3, 2003

By Ayo Lawal, Musbau Rasak

Popular actress, Mujidat Ajileye, popularly called Mama Mi Le Leko is dead.

Information reaching PMNews this morning revealed that the popular actress died early today after constantly vomiting.Sources told PMNews that she may have died of food poisoning.

She was seen yesterday at the popular Feminar Cafe in LTV 9 compound, Agidingbi, Ikeja, hale and hearty, and chatting animatedly with friends, like Orisabunmi among others.She left at about 7:00 p.m..

The late Mujidat Ajileye, one of the actress wives of popular actor, Yekini Ajileye, became popular with movie lovers with her witchcraft roles in super hit Yoruba television soaps, Koto Aye and Kofo Orun.

The stage name, Mama Mi Leko, became her popular appellation after starring in another Yoruba soap.

PMNews learnt at her 8 Remi Akande Street, Egbeda home this morning that the late actress complained of fatigue after breaking her fast. She was, thereafter, rushed to a private hospital where she later died at about 3:00 a.m.

Early callers at her residence this morning were Adebayo Salami (Oga Bello), Akintunde Ayeni (Yemkem), Rachael Oniga and Rammy Shitta-Bay.

Family members, relatives and colleagues were at press time making arrangements to take her corpse to Osogbo for burial.


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Oh no!Not again!:( What is happening with this people?I think a spiritual investigation is needed to look into all these deaths!They don't look natural to me o!
RIP,sha!:( May her soul rest in peace,although i don't think that i know her.


Chei, may her soul rest in peace o. Whats happening with all them yoruba actors na....First Yomi Ogunmola, then Funmi Martins, Ireti, Gbenga Adeboye now Mama mi leko!!!! May all their souls rest in peace o. AMIN


Originally posted by vince
Men!The thing don tire man o!Na so dem dey drop like flies!:eek: Wetin dey go on for dat yonder?:confused:
Omo who knows o, my ma was just telling me yesterday that STROKE is the new thing in Nigeria, I mean for a 37 year old very healthy lady to be down with STROKE then boy oh boy do we have a major situation!!!!

Sha God still dey
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