Just In: Veteran Nollywood Actor, Sadiq Daba Dies

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Veteran Nollywood actor, Sadiq Daba is dead. The veteran Nollywood actor was reported to have died in the evening of Wednesday. The sad news of the death of Sadiq Daba was reported some years after was diagnosed with prostate cancer and Leukemia.

Sadiq Daba was flown out of the country in 2017, shorty after he was diagnosed with prostate cancer and Leukemia. Sadiq Daba was flown out of Nigeria for treatment of Leukemia and prostate cancer. He was reported to have been flown to UK where he received treatment in a hospital somewhere in the UK.

Sadiq Daba joined the movie Industry in the 1970s. He spent many years in the movie Industry entertaining Nigerians in many movies he has featured on. Sadiq Daba in one of his most remarkable movie, October 1, he played the role of a Nigerian Police Inspector. He played the role of Inspector Waziri in the movie which portrayed many historical events that occurred during Nigeria’s move for Independence from the British Colony in the 1950’s and 1960.

Sadiq Daba’s role as Inspector Waziri in the historical movie, October 1 saw him win an award in 2015. He was named Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actor.

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