Veteran Yoruba Actor, Sunday Akanbi Akinola, aka Baba Feyikogbon Dies @ 80


The thespian hit the limelight in the 1980s and 1990s with his popular weekly sitcom, the Feyikogbon series, which aired on NTA Channel 7 Lagos for over 13 years.

The actor, who was born on September 19, 1942, suffered kidney failure for years and sought help from the public in 2019.

At the time, he said he needed 30 million Naira to travel abroad to treat kidney failure and hypertension.

Before seeking assistance from the public, he said in a 2014 interview that his popular play only gave him fame without fortune.

Sadly, after battling the ailment for years, he has passed on.


Chris Kehinde Nwandu is the Editor In Chief of CKNNEWS || He is a Law graduate and an Alumnus of Lagos State University, Lead City University Ibadan and Nigerian Institute Of Journalism || With over 2 decades practice in Journalism, PR and Advertising, he is a member of several Professional bodies within and outside Nigeria || Member: Institute Of Chartered Arbitrators ( UK ) || Member : Institute of Chartered Mediators And Conciliation || Member : Nigerian Institute Of Public Relations || Member : Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria || Fellow : Institute of Personality Development And Customer Relationship Management || Member and Chairman Board Of Trustees: Guild Of Professional Bloggers of Nigeria

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