right leg of Veteran Nollywood actor, Tunde Alabi has been amputated.
The poor man, has been battling with diabetes which affected
the leg and doctors advised that the leg should be cut off so that it
won’t affect other parts of his body.
Yoruba Movie Gist reports that the operation was done at a hospital in Surulere area of Lagos yesterday 20th October 2016.
When journalists visited him at the Lagos General hospital earlier in
the week, the ailing actor who was one of the regular characters in the
now rested TV series, the ‘Village Headmaster’ looked worried and
There are indications that he may be evicted from the hospital
because he has no money to sustain his stay there. The actor, who now
wears a badge on his left leg said, his condition became worse after he
was diagnosed diabetes.
When he was Narrating his ordeal, the ailing actor said, he was hale
and hearty until the night of 19th of July, when he had a strange
expulsion on his right leg which has not only kept the actor off the
screen for sometime now, but also has impoverished him.
“I went to bed at about 8. 30 pm that fateful day with the intention
of waking up at 1 am. When it was about 9 pm, I had a strange expulsion
on my right leg. Immediately, the leg started burning and I screamed
throughout the night. The following morning I couldn’t move the leg
again. It was a spiritual attack. That’s what has kept me under this
condition,” he narrated.
Catholic Church in Ikeja, and the congregation proceeded to Vaults
and Gardens in Ikoyi, Lagos for the interment.