Nollywood veteran Rachael Oniga’s funeral is to be held on August 26 and 27
in Lagos, Oniga died on Friday, July 30 from a heart-related ailment. The actress
was said to have been ill and succumbed to the cold hands of death last Friday.
NSL Learnt that the actress, a chief from Delta State, left an instruction she should
be buried in Lagos.
Popular actor, Ejike Asiegbu said: “My relationship with Rachael Oniga dates back
to the year 2000. We worked together and became close family friends
I am the godfather to her last daughter who is now 26. We were that close.
When I had issues with marketers and got banned, she stood by me and was also
banned. ” I am still in shock and I was told by her first daughter Georgina aka
Miji that her mother died of a heart attack and not covid.
“The children promised to keep us posted on any relevant information concerning