A veteran Nollywood actress, Shade Akintaylor, aka Oluwei Magbo Ojo, has reportedly passed on after a brief illness.
Naija News reports that the family of the actress announced her death in a statement on Monday night, 28th Febuary, 2022.
It reads; “The Akintaylor and Ajibola family announces the passage of our sister. She left us quietly and peacefully last night at the UK.
“Sleep on, our angel, until we part no more.
“Our sister would have clocked 60 years in October.”
A friend of the deceased, Patron Solar Akande took to Facebook to mourn the late actress.
According to Solar, Shade Akintaylor was an exceptional woman in the entertainment industry.
“She was an excellent and exceptional woman in entertainment industry I first met on my arrival in the UK over two decades now sadly she give up the ghost. AFolashade Oluweri known as Queen”. The legendary queen of A&Q worldwide then. May your soul continue to rest in peace ..”
Shade Akintaylor starred in the prominent movie, Oluweri Mabo Ojo, where she got her nickname and have over the years worked in different movie projects.