Yoruba movie industry will be incomplete without some sets of people and one of them will be the Late comic actor, Tajudeen Akanmu popularly known as Koledowo, He was one of the loved comic actors in traditional Yoruba movies, He was knew for his sharp mouth and uncontrollable mouth with witches in the Yoruba movies.
Koledowo became famous with the Late Yekini Ajileye’s films where he was more featured. Some of his epic movies were Alaga Council, Koto Aiye, Eran Iya Oshogbo and host of others, He usually portrays no nonsense with the witches of the Yoruba movies.
He had most of his reigns during the 90’s to the early 2000’s, Koledowo as he’s popularly known always cracks up the movies lovers with his undiluted jokes and abuses.
He is a comic man to the core, no matter what causes one sadness, with a clip of Koledowo, your sadness disappears, Sadly, Koledowo’s artistic career was however shortlived, he died mysteriously in his Oshogbo, Osun’s residence in the year 2008.
Information gathered revealed that Koledowo died after a brief illness in the early hours of the day, He complained if stooling before he started vomiting which he later resulted to his death, His death brought sadness to Yoruba nollywood industry. He was buried in the evening according to Islamic rites at his family compound.
It already 12 years the humorous Koledowo Omo Oyiboyi Passed away but movies he featured in will forever remains evergreen and forever remembered. May his soul continued to Rest in Peace Amen.
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