Rachel Oniga who shot some scenes in a yet to be released movie in Mowe, Ogun State earlier this week passed on late Friday
The cause of death is still unknown at the time of this report. Efforts to speak with members of her family didn’t go through as at press time.
Originally from Eku, Delta State in Southern Nigeria, Rachel Oniga was born on 23 May 1957 in Ebutte Metta, Lagos State. She began her acting career in 1993, shortly after her divorce.
She worked briefly at Ascoline Nigeria Limited, a Dutch Consultant Company before her first movie titled Onome and her debut Yoruba movie was Owo Blow.Over the years, Oniga has featured in notable Nigerian films such as Sango, a movie scripted by Wale Ogunyemi, produced and directed by Obafemi Lasodeand Wale Adenuga's television series, Super story
Rachel Oniga has featured in over a hundred movies.