Nollywood mourns as popular makeup artist dies

Nollywood Yoruba film industry has been thrown into mourning after a Nigerian celebrity makeup artist, Oluwaseyi Williams popularly referred to as Kumbalee was reported dead two weeks after his birthday.

It was gathered that Kumbalee lost his life in a fatal motorcycle accident while heading home from an event on Sunday, 16th of August.

Unfortunately, Kumbalee celebrated his birthday on August 2, 2020. Nollywood celebrities, families and friends have since taken to his Facebook and Instagram page to mourn the sad loss.

See some comments below;

allwellademolaa wrote “I honestly do not know what to type, been short of words all day…….. Hmmm…. Life….. Vanity…..Rest on Kumber @kumbaleemakeover”

tawaajisefinni wrote “kumbalee its so sad to you are gone olorun aanu ooooooo but,who are we to question God May Allah grant you aljanah fridaus .. we gonna miss you in the movie industry….kumbaaaaaa Rest on

Nollywood actress Jumoke Odetola has expressed sadness over the death of her friend and work partner Oluwaseyi Williams popularly referred to as Kumbalee.

The 36-year-old in an Instagram post on Monday evening shared photos of herself and Kumbalee, a makeup artist.

According to the actress, she and Kumbalee spoke before his death.

She wrote: “DEATH IS WICKED!!! Just yesterday, you told me how much you missed me. Just yesterday, we were together. Today, you are no more. What is the meaning of life after all? Vanity upon vanity. The memories of you I have is all the positive vibes you exhume. You just know how to bring out the sweet part in me, heart breaking I will never see that again.”

Ade Yinka

Adeyinka is an entertainment and fashion content writer with years of experience in the industry. She is a graduate of English language from Lagos State University (LASU, Ojo). She obtained a postgraduate diploma in broadcast journalism at the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Ogba, Lagos. She likes to read, write, surf the internet, listen to music and hang out with friends.

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