Veteran Nollywood actor, Sadiq Abubakar Daba, who died on Wednesday, March 3rd, has been laid to rest according to Islamic rites.
The deceased was laid to rest at the Agege Hausa Cemetery in Lagos on Thursday afternoon, March 4, 2021.
In 2017, the veteran was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukaemia and later prostate cancer for which he underwent several treatments. He died in his home in Lagos on Wednesday.
The personal assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on new media, Bashir Ahmed took to his Twitter page moments ago to pay tribute to the legendary actor.
“May Allah (SAW) accept the soul of veteran broadcaster and actor, Sadiq Daba, forgive all his shortcomings and grant him Jannatul Firdaus. Allah ya jikan sa”. He tweeted.