Popular Nigerian Yoruba actor, Babatunde Omidina known as Baba Suwe trends on the Nigerian Twitter Platform as they referred to him as ‘Suwe dad’ or ‘Suwe Father’.
The Yoruba actor, Baba Suwe who has been been in the Nollywood industry for more than 25 years was popular for his funny and comic act.
Gistvic Blog Recall, Last year 2019, Baba Suwe was sick and sent to America accompanied by his son Sola for his medical treatment. The 60-year-old actor ‘Suwe Dad’ also reacted to death rumours which went round social media during his illness.
“Because of you all I’m in America, doing fine and receiving treatment.
“I am fine and recuperating in Rhode Island. Anyone that wants me dead will die before me because I will live more years.”. He Said.
We could also recall, Baba Suwe lost his wife, Omoladun, in 2009. In 2011, Baba Suwe was stopped at the airport in Lagos for Drugs after a body scanner at Lagos airport identified suspected drugs in his stomach.
He was detained for three weeks before being freed on bail by National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) after he had failed to excrete any drugs following more than three weeks in jail, and 25 bowel movements.
He was awarded more than $155,000 (£100,000). That is 25 million naira at that time. Baba Suwe is not dead or ill at the time of writing this article.
See Reactions by Nigerians as they compared Baba Suwe and Elesho:
😂😂 Not only baba Suwe, these men are living legend https://t.co/COOKpgNZVb
— Tols💕 (@monikyke) April 1, 2020
🤣🤣this one is trying to form classy by saying suwe's dad. Please what is Elesho in english uncle
Anyways, baba Suwe is funny and Elesho will make you have suicidal thoughts with his insult#baba Suwe. https://t.co/24a2QdHN8l
— Mis_turah😍😍 (@Mistura74990412) April 1, 2020
Those who refer to baba suwe as suwe's dad are the set of people that collect 10 extra sheets during exams #oversabi
— Awotunde Oluwatola (@_oluwatolami) April 1, 2020
Between Baba Suwe and Elesho 🤔 I think Elesho's mouth is sharper 😭😂😂 pic.twitter.com/gvbbW5ocWC
— Ebuzz Tv (@theebuzztv) April 1, 2020