One of Nigeria’s most popular veteran in comedy industry, Pa Moses Adejumo, is dead. Adejumo, who was 82 years when he took in his last breath, passed on Sunday at about 10pm Nigerian time.
PUNCH reported that the late comic died at his Ilesa, Osun State, home and his body already deposited at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex Annex, (Wesley Guild Hospital) in Ilesa.
His media assistant, Mr Isaac Hastrup, confirmed the death of the ace comedian to our correspondent on the telephone on Monday morning.
Hastrup said, “Baba has died. He died some minutes to 10pm on Sunday night. His remains had been taken to the morgue. He died of old-age related sickness.
“He came to church two Sundays ago and he was the one that said the benediction. Baba has gone to be with the Lord and he will be missed by many people including his fans.”