Popular Yoruba actress, Alhaja Musiliat Arikeusola popularly known as Osuntohun passed away at 67. Osuntohun became famous for her roles in Ajileye productions of the ’90s, starring in Koto Aye, Koto Orun, Aye Akamora..
She has joined the the list of Nollywood actors who died in 2020 including Pa Kasumu, Chizoba Boye, Emilia Dike, Jennifer Omole, Toyosi Arigbabuwo, Frank Dallas, among others.
She reportedly died in her house at Ijetu area, Osogbo, Osun State on Friday following a long battle with an undisclosed ailment.
Ademola Adedokun, the Secretary of Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria in Osun State described her as “passionate and committed actress who gave her best to the vocation.”
He added that she would be remembered for her motherly love and care.
She also produced movies such as ‘Omi Ipin,’ ‘Imi Esin’ and ‘Ogun Omo Iya le’, – her last work.