The veteran actor died on Friday morning on the 24th of April, 2020 from a yet to be disclosed ailment.
Yomi Obileye was known for Tade Ogidan’s movie, Hostages in 1997.
His death was confirmed by Nigerian actor and comedian, Gbenga Adeyinka who took to instagram to make the announcement.
He wrote ;
“If tears could build a stairway and memories were a lane, we would walk right up to heaven and bring you back again. “
“Rest In Peace Uncle Yomi OBILEYE . Thanks for the memories. I can’t help but want to watch “HOSTAGES” again. Sleep well Egbon and May God give your family and fans the fortitude to bear the loss.”