Nollywood actor 'Murphy Afolabi' is dead | R.I.P

An unverified source has disclosed that Afolabi passed away yesterday being Sunday, May 14th 2023. Details about the circumstances surrounding his death are still at large.

Afolabi was a well-known actor in the Yoruba movie industry

In a recent Instagram post made by Odunlade Adekola one of his colleagues,  he capsioned it "Jesus Christ, we lost Murphy."

Our team of reporters have made attempts to confirm the news, but have been unable to reach Afolabi's representatives or family members for comment. 


Afolabi was a well-known face in the Nigerian film industry, having starred in several movies and TV shows over the years. He was also a producer and director, and had won several awards for his work.

The news of his death has been met with an outpouring of tributes and condolences on social media, with fans and colleagues expressing their shock and sadness at the loss of such a talented actor.

We pray God gives the family solace during this trying time.