Duke Oliver a.k.a Silvanus of the popular TV series, Dogood, died in an auto crash while returning from his mother’s burial. The burial took place on Friday in Akwa Ibom State and Oliver was heading back to his base in Lagos when the accident occurred. Fellow ‘Do Good’ star and veteran actor Basorge Tariah announced the death of the actor on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in an Instagram post.
He wrote, “My Heart is so so Heavy right now. I am in a dark and painful place. Tragedy is a euphemism. We just lost SILVANUS of DOGOOD. My dear brother was returning from the burial of his mother when death added my friend to his mean account. RIP. These Tears won’t stop flowing.”
Duke Oliver is widely referred to as LinChung and Sylvanus for his role in Basorge Tariah Jr produced series, ‘Do Good’. He once worked at Star FM on a radio programme alongside a few other comedians. This was his late post on his Instagram page after his mum burial
LinChung’s death is coming days after the announcement of Abe Ishola Monsurat Olabisi aka Bisket. His death makes it the eighth in Nollywood since January 2019.