By Akinwale Kasali
It came as shock to Nolywood stars and enthusiasts of the Nigeria movie industry when the news of Aisha Abimbola’s death went viral. Most people thought it was a flick from the movie industry. Sadly, the illusion became a reality when the friends of the deceased in the industry took to their social media pages to pay tribute to the late star.
Since the news of the actress death was confirm in Canada, friends, fans have been paying tribute to the late star, who even in death has receive accolades for her role in taking the industry to the height it has gotten to this far.
Actors like Jide Kosoko, Femi Adebayo, Odunlade Adekola, Toyin Abraham, Iyabo Ojo, Mistura Asunramu and more have been mourning her demise.
Muyiwa Ademola, an actor and colleague of the deceased took to his instagram page and wrote; “It is a sad day and another rude shock. Death snatched Aisha away. Another unripe fruit plucked off. So short of words. So short of actions. May God grant her eternal rest, protect all the children you left behind, and give your family the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss, amen. O digba o Aisha. Ba ku ladeere, eniyan o suuwon laaye”.
For Liz Da Silva, also a colleague, wrote on her instagram page; “So sad and unbelievable. RIP Aunty Aisha. Vanity upon vanity”.