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Veteran Actor Jab Adu Dies At 83


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The great Bassey Okon of Village Headmaster is gone. RIP Uncle Jab.

A veteran thespian, Joseph Abiodun Babatunde, popularly known as ‘Jab Adu’, is dead.

He died on Sunday at the age of 83 at his home town, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.

Mr. Babatunde, was also known as “Bassey Okon” in the “Village Headmaster”, an NTA drama soap that was created by late Ambassador Segun Olusola in the mid-1960s.



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Aww, man...i haven't been on here in a good minute, and that's the first thing I saw when I came to the site. RIP, uncle JAB... he was at my dad's funeral when he died.