Veteran Yoruba comic actor, Babatunde Omidina better known as Baba Suwe reportedly passed away on Monday, November 22, 2021 as announced by his son, Adesola Omidina.
The actor rose to fame in early 90s for his comic roles in Yoruba movies that earned him series of awards during his life.
Adesola who broke the news on social media revealed, that Baba Suwe died in the early hours of today, Monday November 21, with details on cause of death to unfold later.
However, Olainfo has obtained some set of information regarding the late actor’s biography and his life story which I will be sharing with you below.
Who is Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe
Baba Suwe was a Nollywood veteran actor who rosed to fame around early 90s with the likes of Baba Sala and others.
He appeared mostly in Yoruba movies playing majorly comic roles in featured movies including the ones he produced.
Movies of Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe
Baba Suwe had made appearances in series of movies as a featured actor and the producer. Some of the movies Baba Suwe had appeared including the ones he produced are as follow;
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Babatunde Omidina (Baba Suwe) Date of Birth
Baba Suwe was born in Lagos on August 22, 1958.
Babatunde Omidina (Baba Suwe) State of Origin
Baba Suwe hails from Ikorudu area of Lagos State but was brought up in Inabere street Lagos Island.
Babatunde Omidina (Baba Suwe) Educational Background
Baba Suwe had his elementary education at Jamaitul Islamial Primary School in Lagos and Children Boarding School, Osogbo. He obtained his West Africa School Certificate Ifeoluwa Grammar School in Osogbo….read more
Babatunde Omidina (Baba Suwe) Wife
Baba Suwe was husband to Monsurat Omoladun Omidina better known as Omoladun Kenkenlewo who died before her husband in 2009….read more
Babatunde Omidina (Baba Suwe) Children
According to source, Baba Suwe was blessed with three children named, Adesola Omidina (first son), Okiki Omidina and Halimat Omidina.
Babatunde Omidina (Baba Suwe) Cause of Death
The actor was said to have been on sick bed in 2019 before other celebrity rose to his aid including vice president, Yemi Osinbajo who donated N1 million. There were also reports after the intervention that his health condition had improved until today that his death was announced.
His son, Adesola didn’t explain the cause of his death as he promised to share details later via his social media account.
Baba Suwe Net worth
As at the time of writing this piece, there is no authentic report stating the net worth of the Nollywood veteran.
Baba Suwe Awards/Achievements
Baba Suwe was the fist actor to produced a comic movie where audience will be laughing in the background in Nigeria. He was honoured for the feat.