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Saturday, 31 July 2021

Veteran Nollywood Actress, Racheal Oniga Dies @ 64

By Our Correspondent

The Nigerian entertainment industry has taken another tragic hit  as Veteran Nollywood actress, Racheal Oniga is dead.

The details of the circumstances of her death are yet to be known.

Reports just filtered in that popular Nollywood actress, Racheal Oniga, is dead.

The news of Oniga’s death is coming a few weeks after music artist, Sound Sultan passed on.

Racheal was originally from Eku, Delta State in Southern Nigeria, She was born on 23 May 1957 in Ebutte Metta, Lagos State. 

She began her acting career in 1993, shortly after her divorce.

She worked briefly at Ascoline Nigeria Limited, a Dutch Consultant Company before her first movie titled Onome and her debut Yoruba movie was Owo Blow.

Over the years, Oniga has featured in notable Nigerian films such as Sango, a movie scripted by Wale Ogunyemi, produced and directed by Obafemi Lasode and Wale Adenuga's television series, Super story.