Veteran Actor and Broadcaster Daba dies of Leukemia

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Veteran broadcaster and Nollywood actor, Sadiq Daba is dead.

According to reports, Daba died Wednesday evening after a long battle with leukemia and prostate cancer.


Filmmaker Kunle Afolayan with whom he worked recently on the 2020 motion picture, Citation confirmed the demise of Daba.


According to Afolayan, the ace broadcaster died on the evening of Wednesday, March 3rd.


Afolayan said he spoke with his wife and son who confirmed his passing to him.


Many Nigerians including billionaire Femi Otedola donated money for his treatment abroad and gave out-pouring support on social media.


Daba made waves in the 1980s on Nigerian Television Authority (NTA).



He has featured in several TV series and movies, with ‘Cock Crow at Dawn’ and ‘October 1st’ as notable mentions.


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