Professor AbdulRasheed Adeoye, Dean Faulty of Arts has announced the death of Professor Ayo Akinwale of the Department of Performing Arts, University of Ilorin on 13th September, 2020 at the Unilorin Teaching Hospital..
This was contained in an official statement released by the Dean, Faulty of Arts on Sunday when the death of the late Nollywood Veteran had been officially confirmed.
Professor Ayo Akinwale was a University of Ibadan Alumni who acted in several Nollywood movies.
During his life time, he was a versatile producer, academician, playwright and former broadcaster, late Akinwale was the producer of a popular movie, ‘Sango’. He was also the pioneer board chairman of the University of Ilorin FM.176