Iyabo Oko
Iyabo Oko

Nollywood actress, Iyabo Oko resurrects 3hrs after being announced dead

NEWS DIGEST – Veteran Yoruba actress, Sidikat Odukanwi, popularly known as Iyabo Oko is said to have resurrects.

The death was announced on both pages of actress Foluke Daramola and Iyabo Oko’s daughter, Bisi Aisha.

Late yesterday evening both Foluke Daramola and Bisi Aisha had announced to the general public on their Instagram pages that the screen professional is dead.

Iyabo Oko who is born on the 15th of November 1960 in Iwo Local Government Area of Osun State, is presently said to be in a hospital receiving treatment.

In a now deleted post announcing Iyabo’s death, Foluke Daramola wrote on her Instagram page: “and finally we lost her.. rip Iyabo Oko, we did our best but God knows best” while her daughter, Bisi Aisha, a female soldier, posted, “May ur soul Rest In Peace mummy.”

Now, Foluke Daramola and Bisi Aisha have said the actress is alive,  moving her hands 3hrs after she had been confirmed dead.

Bisi Aisha posted on Instagram disclosing the current state of the veteran actress, “Wonderful being ,she moved her hand after been confirmed dead 3hrs ago.God we will forever praise ur HOLY name.”

Foluke Daramola posted, “My conversation with mama’s daughter Pls let’s pray for her #prayforiyabooko”

The 61-year-old actress is fighting ill-health which is making her to be absent from the movie industry.

In 2021, one of her daughters, Olamide, disclosed that her mother was diagnosed with ischaemic stroke about five years ago but kept her health issues away from the public.

Yoruba Nollywood stars including Foluke Daramola, Iyabo Ojo, Bolaji Amusan, Mercy Aigbe and Biodun Okeowo, others had assisted financially in the past.