Nigerians were greeted with the news of the death of one of Nollywood actresses’ mother on the 19th of July, 2015. Her mum, Dr. (Mrs.) Marianne Abimbola Silva, was a renowned medical practitioner. She gave birth to three daughters and a son.
Amongst the daughters is veteran actress, Joke Silva, an art curator, Olabisi Silva, an educationist, Olajumoke Dawodu, and a Barrister and solicitor, Ojuolape Silva. Her son, Olabiyi Silva, is an estate agent.
The service of song took place at Cathedral Church of Christ, Marina on the 30th of July, 2015. Joke Silva and her actor husband, Olu Jacobs are pictured in the pics below. Among the dignitaries present were ex-president Ernest Shonekan and wife of former Governor of Ekiti State, Mrs Bisi Fayemi.