Nollywood actress Joke Silva, Rita Dominic, Uche Jombo and other celebrities have condoled with their colleague Dakore Egbuson-Akande over the death of her father-in-law Harry Akande.
Dakore shared a heartbroken emoji picture on Instagram on Saturday. Akande died of COVID-19 complications at 77 in Lagos, but his family cited a brief illness in a statement signed by his son Olumide Akande.
Joke Silva commented on her post saying, “My condolences, God comfort you all.
“May his soul rest in peace, love and light to and the fam Dax,” Rita wrote.
Uche wrote, “My condolences to you and your family D.”
Mo Abudu also commented, “May he rest in perfect peace.”
Meanwhile, American singer, Jeremih has been discharged from the hospital after weeks of battling the novel coronavirus.
“First and foremost, I would like to thank God and the incredible team of doctors and nurses at Northwestern Memorial Hospital for saving my life. I will be forever grateful,” he said.
“I would also like to thank my family and friends for all their prayers and well wishes. I’m overwhelmed with gratitude,” he said in a statement, obtained by TMZ and ABC Chicago.
“I’m getting stronger everyday, and look forward to spending time with my sons. I would also like to thank all my fans, and people all over the world who have prayed for me.”