Ailing comic actor, Babatunde Omidina a.k.a Baba Suwe has received a N10m monetary lifeline from a female cleric, Esther Abimbola a.k.a Iya Aladura
The cleric gave the actor a sum of N10 million for his medical treatment.
Esther Abimbola is the founder of a Cherubim and Seraphim church in London.
Abimbola who is popularly known as Iya Aladura, offered to help the ailing actor with some money after Nigerian movie producer Gbenga Adewusi called on her for help.
According to actor Yomi Fabiyi who made the announcement the news on Instagram, Iya Adura also stated that she would pay for his flight ticket abroad for a proper medical treatment.
Nigerians on social media have expressed their gratitude to the preacher for coming to the rescue of the popular comedian.
In a new development last Friday, the veteran actor got admitted at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).
He was taken to the hospital in Idi Araba, Lagos State on Friday. Baba Suwe was taken to the hospital by the Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN) with the assistance of the Federal Ministry of Health.
According to reports, the Minister of health, Prof Isaac Adewole, instructed that the actor be given “first class medical attention and treatment” following pleas by TAMPAN president, Bolaji Amusan.