The Theatre Arts and Motions Footage Affiliation of Nigeria (TAMPAN) has denied abandoning one among its members, Babatunde Omidina, a Yoruba film comic, within the hospital.
The famend comic, popularly referred to as ‘Baba Suwe’, is presently battling an undisclosed sickness.
Whereas talking with reporters on Monday, in Abeokuta, Bolaji Amusan, the Nationwide President of the affiliation, mentioned the report was concocted and sponsored by mischief-makers to discredit TAMPAN.
Amusan, popularly referred to as ‘Latin’, mentioned the affiliation had been caring for the veteran actor’s medical payments since 2017, beneath the administration of speedy previous president, Dele Odule.
He mentioned: “I’ve simply instructed the Lagos government of the affiliation to verify on him to establish his well being progress.
“I can tell you that we have not abandoned Baba Suwe, as well as any of our members, as being speculated in some quarters by mischief-makers.”
Amusan additionally added that they’d designed a brand new coverage to assist members of the affiliation.