Popular Yoruba actor, Hammed Odunla better known as Dento who has been hit with stroke for some time has lost the fight to death.

Dento, died yesterday after a long battle for survival. He was reportedly hit with stroke some months ago. Few months ago, there were calls for financial help for the actor. The call was heeded to by some Nigerians and Oyo State government, who donated some amount of money for the treatment of Dento.

He would be buried according to Islamic rites on Tuesday, August 7, 2012 by 10am. May his soul rest in peace.

Edited by: Ogunleye Gbemiga