On 2017/03/02 , Eniola Badmus took to her Instagram to announce that her father is dead.
The actress maintained she had always had a close relationship with her father in an interview.
Badmus revealed she is the 13th child of her father who has 21 living children.
“My growing up was beautiful. I was born into the family of Badmus Ogunsina,” the comic actress said, adding, “I was properly trained and well cultured like any other girl. We were taught to love ourselves and never discriminate against anyone. I come from a large family of 21 children and I am the 13th.
Last October, when he turned 85, she celebrated him with the most heartwarming photos and words.
“I am what I am today only because of the presence of a special someone in my life. On your Birthday today, I fail to find enough words to express my gratitude and wishes for you. Let’s raise a toast and celebrate your life as a kind, humble and generous father that you’ve been. Wishing you a very Happy 85th Birthday dad!” she said.
She share a collage of her photos with her octogenarian dad with a caption “RIP dad.”