Veteran Nollywood Actress, Rachel Oniga passes on

Veteran and famous Nollywood actress, Rachel Oniga, has just passed on.

Sources close to the late actress said she died from after suffering complications of COVID-19.

Originally from Eku, Delta State in Southern Nigeria, She was born on 23 May 1957 in Ebutte Metta, Lagos State. She began her acting career in 1993, shortly after her divorce. She worked briefly at Ascoline Nigeria Limited, a Dutch Consultant Company before her first movie titled Onome and her debut Yoruba movie was Owo Blow. Over the years, Oniga has featured in notable Nigerian films such as Sango, a movie scripted by Wale Ogunyemi, produced and directed by Obafemi Lasode and Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super story.

Rachael became a grandmother when her daughter Georgia delivered a baby.