Olu Jacob’s TV daughter Yomi Adeyemi-Wilson is dead.
Oluyomi Victoria Olaniyi-Toluwalope (née Adeyemi-Wilson), the daughter of a character played by Olu Jacobs in the NTA detective series Third Eye, is dead.
She died on September 12 of an unknown cause and was 39 years old.
Yomi, a former student at Queens College in Lagos, played as Uze, the daughter who gave inspector Best Idafa (Olu Jacobs) advice on solving criminal cases.
Her real-life father was engineer Yomi Adeyemi-Wilson, a track star in the 1960s and 1970s.
Yomi’s closest friends at Queens College included Tosyn Bucknor, the popular media personality who died of sickle cell complications last November.
Tosyn called the ex-child star Tea Rose.