Yemi Adeyemi, also known as Suara, was a seasoned Nollywood actor who regrettably departed suddenly.
On Monday, September 25, 2023, the veteran actor’s family officially announced his passing in a statement.
But they withheld the precise reason for his demise.
The veteran Nollywood actor Yemi Adeyemi, also known as Suara, passed away, and the Nigerian film industry mourns his passing.Dies
His family formally announced the tragic news of his passing on Monday, September 25, 2023.
Fans and colleagues in the industry were saddened by Suara’s abrupt passing even though the family did not disclose the precise cause of death in their statement announcing his demise.
Adeyemi became widely known as Suara due to his role in the popular Super Story series titled “Oh Father! Oh Daughter!” In this iconic series, he portrayed the character of a polygamist, married to Buky Wright, and Sola Sobowale as his second wife.
Suara’s death leaves a vacuum in Nollywood and in the hearts of people who cherished his creations. His contributions to the Nigerian cinema industry as well as his enduring performances, will always be honored and remembered.
Suara’s legacy continues thanks to his body of work and the impact he had while active in the Nigerian entertainment industry, despite the numerous accolades from fans, other performers, and well-wishers. He became a well-liked character in Nollywood since his appearance on screen made many people happy and entertained.
The statement reads:
IT IS WITH A HEAVY HEART BUT WITH TOTAL SUBMISSION TO GOD THAT WE ANNOUNCE THE PASSING OF OUR BELOVED HUSBAND, FATHER, GRANDFATHER, BROTHER, UNCLE, OLUYEMI LAWRENCE ADEYEMI(SUARA) WHO WENT TO BE WITH THE LORD ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2023. WE ARE CONSOLED BECAUSE WE KNOW THAT HE HAS GONE TO REST. WE KINDLY REQUEST THAT THE FAMILY BE ALLOWED SOME PRIVACY IN THIS TIME OF GRIEF. MORE DETAILS ABOUT THE BURIAL WILL BE COMMUNICATED SOON.
ADEYEMI ADEDOTUN CHARLES FOR THE FAMILY.”
See the statement below: