In the early hours of today, September 19, 2023, the beloved Yoruba film legend, Akeem Alamutu, departed this world.
Odunlade Adekola broke the heartrending news on Instagram, sharing a video where he and his colleagues, including Kolawole Ajeyemi, displayed profound sorrow as they gathered for Akeem Alamutu’s funeral, adhering to the traditions of Muslim rites.
In the soul-stirring footage, a Muslim cleric gently placed Akeem Alamutu’s body on the ground, draped in white attire, as prayers were offered to beseech the Almighty for his soul’s eternal peace.
Odunlade urged everyone to embrace a humble existence and to keep in mind that all things will eventually become part of the annals of history.
Odun Adekola wrote;
“We lost another legendary Actor. Elder Akeem Alamutu ORISA
Live a simple life And always remember everything will become history!
His colleagues, including Funke Akindele, Jaiye Kuti, Muyiwa Ademola, and more, flocked to the comments section to convey their profound grief and offer heartfelt wishes for the departed actor’s eternal peace.
Funke Akindele wrote;
“May his soul rest in peace. It is well”
Muyiwa Ademola wrote; “Hmmm.. It is well. May his soul rest in perfect peace.
Jaiye Kuti wrote;
“Lord this month ooo rest in peace”
Rachael Okonkwo “Rest In Peace sir”
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The late Actor Akeem Alamutu is said to have passed away following a protracted battle with illness. Also, images of him in a state of sickness circulated widely throughout his health struggle.