Diminutive Kumawood actor Haruna Asamoah popularly known as Baba Fabregas has died in a hotel room in Nigeria, his family has announced.
Asamoah died on August 14th 2022 after complaining of a headache soon after consuming a meal.
A brother of the deceased, Akwasi Agya Adu aka Blessing Things confirmed the news of his death in an interview with Ambassador TV.
According to him, Baba Fabregas was relaxing by a poolside in a Nigerian hotel on the fateful day of his demise.
He claims a lady friend visited him and gave him food to eat, which appears to have contributed to his death.
“Before the untimely death of Baba, he was relaxing by the poolside of a hotel where his Nigeria friend who is a lady came to visit him,” Akwasi Agya Adu said.
“Per the information I got, the lady who came to visit Baba asked her if he has eaten and Baba told him no
“The lady went to the hotel to buy food for Baba but immediately Baba consumed the food he started complaining about headache so he decided to take a rest in his hotel room.
“When some of his colleagues who were there went to check up on him, they realized Baba was lying motionles,” he continued.
The brother of the late actor said the cause of death has yet to be confirmed but police in Nigeria have begun investigating the matter.
“We don’t know what actually killed Baba but police in Nigeria and doctors have commenced investigations into the untimely death of my brother,” he added.
The corpse of the late actor has been deposited in a morgue pending autopsy and would later be flown to Ghana for burial.