Emotional videos from ‘Artiste night’ programme for Late Nollywood actor Murphy Afolabi, staged by colleagues in Yoruba movie industry, have surfaced on social media.

The 49-year-old actor died on Sunday, May 14, 2023, after he reportedly slipped in his bathroom at his Ikorodu, Lagos, residence.

The Osogbo, Osun State-born actor was subsequently buried in Ikorodu on Monday, May 15.

In videos making the, Actress Adesanya Toyosi and other movie stars gathered at the LTV Blue Roof Arena in Ikeja, Lagos, on Sunday, May 21, 2023, to pay tribute to Murphy Afolabi at artist night programme.

Toyosi was seen breaking down in tears as she mourn her colleague.


The artist night event will be followed by fidau prayers at the same venue on Monday, May 22.