Nollywood actress, Ashabi Ayantunde aka Iya Ife has passed away barely 48 hours after the death of her colleague, Bruno Iwuoha.
Iya Ife passed away during a brief illness that lasted one week.
The death of the actress popular amongst Nollywood films with Yoruba as a major language was made known by the Theater Arts And Motion Pictures Association of Nigeria, TAMPAN.
The late actress was a member of the professional body and is popular in the Oshodi-Isolo branch.
The news of Iya Ife’s death has thrown the entire TAMPAN family led by Bolaji Amusan aka Mr. Latin into mourning.
Iya Ife didn’t produce a film of her own before passing away but had featured in several films that include Oro Aye, Terror, Atidade Kinihun, Afefe, Onibara Aje, Olori, Old Soja and Ogbologbo.