Popular Yoruba actor Arakangudu whose real name is Sikiru Adeshina was buried in his hometown in Osun state yesterday (February 10, 2016). TheÂ famous Yoruba theatre practitioner, Mr Sikiru Adeshina popularly known as Arakangudu who died of heart attackÂ on TuesdayÂ at his resident in Kaduna was buried at his family house in Osogbo on Wednesday.
The families of the deceased and members of theatre
practitioners within and outside Osun State mourned the death of
One of the children of the deceased, Mr Lukmam Adeshina described his death as unfortunate. Â He said his late father had promised to discuss certain important issues when he returned from Kaduna without knowing that he would never return.
The governor of Osun State chapter of the association of theatre practitioners, Mr Ayo Oladapo, said Arakangudu was a good and talented actor who was contented when he was alive.
One of the actresses who were at the burial, Mrs Toyin Adegbola, popularly known as Asewo tore Mecca also described the deceased as a nice man who was very friendly and related well with colleagues in the film industries.
Another actor, Muhydeen Oladapo also known as Lalah said late Arakangudu mentored him and treated him as brother.Â Here is the Burial Pictures of Arakangudu. See more below: