Steve Onishola, elder brother to Folake Aremu, a Nollywood actress better known as Orisabunmi, has passed away at 71, thecable reported.
His death comes about 24 hours after Orisabunmi breathed her last at 60 following a battle with an undisclosed ailment.
In a statement on its Twitter page, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBF) said Onishola died after a brief illness.
The deceased, who passed away on Thursday, was the technical director of Kwara Falcons Basketball Club of Ilorin.
Chairman of the Kwara state basketball association, Joseph Adeyemo, who also confirmed Onishola’s death in a statement, described it as “unfortunate”.