- Tony Aleg, a veteran Nollywood actor and director has passed on
- Popularly called Green Onions, Mr Aleg died after reportedly battling an undisclosed ailment for a long time
- He will sorely be missed by his family, friends and colleagues in the industry
It’s a sad day for the Nigerian entertainment industry as days after rising musician Jarhead Tabansi passed on in an accident, news reaching NAIJ.com indicate that a veteran actor Tony Aleg has died.
Popularly known as Green Onions, Aleg who was also a director died after battling an undisclosed ailment for a long period of time.
Aleg also starred in a large number of Nollywood films. Many of his colleagues have started mourning him on social media. They all recounted the impact he played in their lives.
His death is coming amid calls from different quarters for Nollywood practitioners and others in the Nigerian entertainment industry to take better care of themselves.
This is because in recent times, more than a few entertainers have passed on due to lack of funds to treat ailments that suddenly befall them.
May his soul rest in perfect peace, amen.
Tears, wailing as late Moji Olaiya is laid to rest in Lagos on NAIJ.com TV