Nollywood actor, Duke Oliver a.k.a Silvanus of the popular TV series, Dogood, has died after a car crash on his way to Lagos.
Oliver was reportedly returning to Lagos after concluding the burial of his late mum in his hometown.
The burial took place on Friday in Akwa Ibom State and Oliver was heading back to his base in Lagos when the accident occurred.
Basorge Tariah announced the death of the actor on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in an Instagram post.
He wrote, “My Heart is so so Heavy right now. I am in a dark and painful place. Tragedy is a euphemism. We just lost SILVANUS of DOGOOD. My dear brother was returning from the burial of his mother when death added my friend to his mean account. RIP. These Tears won’t stop flowing.”
Yet to recover from the death of LinChung, ‘Do Good’ star, Basorge Tariah Jnr wrote “I am so speechless and so sad. You were such a lovely soul. You smile, you play and never complained. You leave a vacuum that most of the world cannot fill. I will miss so much, it burns my heart. Sleep! Sleep great and awesome Talent. Sleep.”
Duke Oliver is widely referred to as LinChung and Sylvanus for his role in Basorge Tariah Jnr produced series, ‘Do Good’.
He once worked at Star FM on a radio programme alongside a few other comedians.