Veteran Nollywood actress, Sidikat Odukanwi, popularly known as Iyabo Oko has been reported to have come back to life three hours after she was declared dead.
The daughter of the veteran actress, Bisi Aisha, initially announced her mother’s death on Instagram on Wednesday night.
She wrote: “My mum is gone. Rest well mummy. May ur soul Rest In Peace mummy.”
Actress Foluke Daramola-Salako who also mourned the death of her senior colleague had earlier written on social media: “And finally we lost her. RIP Iyabo Oko, we did our best.”
However, both Bisi Aisha and Foluke Daramola had, on Thursday morning, retracted their announcement after the miraculous event.
Aisha posted on her Instagram page: “Wonderful being, she moved her hand after being confirmed dead three hours ago. God, we will forever praise your holy name.”
Meanwhile, Foluke Daramola-Salako, who also updated her post, wrote:
“Just heard from her daughter again that she moved her hand and she is still alive. Hallelujah! She is alive.
“It was her same daughter that announced her death before and she was the one that says is alive now.”