Adeshina Adesanya on his sick bed.

Some colleagues of the ailing actor took to the social media to ask for donations that will help with his treatment.

Adeshina Adesanya, a Nollywood actor popular for his roles in Yoruba movies is critically ill and has been diagnosed with a kidney failure.

Notable actors such as Bolaji Amusan otherwise known as 'Mr. Latin' and his colleage, Yomi Fash Lanso made a call asking Nigerians to help raise funds for his treatment.


Adesanya, who is currently on an admission at an unspecified hospital in Ogun State looked pale based on images circulating the social media.

“Please I’m so sorry to disturb you with this request for I know its truly non of your business, but if you find it good in your heart KINDLY LEND A HELPING HAND.

"I don’t do this OFTEN, but at times critical issues need quick attention. Just like the man in the picture – a Nigerian film actor – Mr Adeshina Adesanya popularly known as PASTOR AJIDARA from the film ABELA PUPA needs QUICK ATTENTION.

He’s seriously sick with KIDNEY FAILURE and in need of financial aid from ME and YOU.

No amount is too small even if it’s #100," Amusan wrote in an Instagram post published on Friday, May 5, 2017.

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Also known as 'Pastor Ajidara', the ailing actor has featured in numerous movies such as "Agbeku abela" (2009) and "Ologbo Iya Ijebu" (2007).

His son, Damilare Adesanya told Naij News that his father contracted the disease following an accident in the year 2013.