The renowned Nigerian actor, Murphy Afolabi, hails from Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria. His birthday is celebrated on May 5th by his fans, family, friends, and himself. Afolabi developed a passion for acting from a young age, even before his college years. After completing his secondary education, he proceeded to Ire Polytechnic, where he studied movie production, mass communications, and theater arts. He graduated from the institution 19 years ago, in 2001.
Murphy Afolabi is a proud father of a daughter named Moyosore Afolabi, whom he occasionally mentions in his Instagram posts. Afolabi’s wife’s name is Fathia Afolabi. Additionally, his daughter was awarded a scholarship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation’s Minority Ph.D. program, indicating the family’s academic excellence.
Yoruba film industry has lost one of its popular stars. The actor is said to have fallen in his bathroom, hitting his head on the floor, which eventually led to his untimely death. The actor, Murphy Afolabi, who recently celebrated his birthday on Friday, May 5, was a prominent figure in the Yoruba movie industry, having made a name for himself as an accomplished actor.
It was discovered he slip from his bathroom after bathing and he gave up to ghost before taking to the hospital.
Celebrities like, Odunlade Adekola, Adeniyi Johnson and Biola Adebayo all taken to there respectful page to mourn the actor immediately the news broke out.