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Funmi Awelewa blacks out on social media in grief over the loss of ‘First husband’ Sisi Quadri

In a gesture of mourning for her on-screen partner, Sisi Quadri, renowned Yoruba actress Funmi Awelewa has transformed her social media profiles into solemn tributes.



On her Instagram page, the Nollywood actress, affectionately known as Morili, shared her deep sorrow over the loss of Sisi Quadri, with whom she shared a special bond on screen.

Funmi Awelewa, who portrayed Sisi Quadri’s on-screen spouse in several local series, took a poignant step by purging her Instagram page of all images and replacing her profile picture with a somber, dark image.

The passing of Sisi Quadri was first reported on the evening of March 1st, 2024, sending shockwaves across social media platforms.

According to reports, the veteran actor succumbed to complications related to kidney issues.


The news was confirmed by blogger Seun Oloketuyi via his Instagram page, prompting an outpouring of condolences and tributes from the film industry.

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Sources: Infotrend.com.ng