The family of popular Nigerian actress Rachel Oniga have denied reports in the media that she died from COVID-19.
The family in a statement first published on the Nollywood’s star’s Instagram account stated that Rachel Oniga rather died from a heart related issue.
“Contrary to diverse reports informing that she died from COVID-19 complications, we write to inform the general public that she died from a heart related issue; an ailment she battled with for a short period before her demise,” the statement read.
Oniga’s family further requested for privacy from the media as they mourn her soul.
Read the full statement below…