Tuesday, April 4 was a sad day for Nollywood actors as fast rising actress Modupe Oyekunle died in the early morning of the day during child birth.
Oyekunle died in the delivery room while trying to give birth to her third child.
Popularly known as oyinbo because of her complexion, Modupe gave birth to her baby, a girl, before giving up the ghost. She played a prominent role of Sandra in Segun Ogungbe’s blockbuster movie Ibi Giga among other movies she has acted in.
She was a member of Igi Aloye caucus in Abeokuta which produced Odunlade Adekola. She is survived by husband, three children and parents.