This was made known by fellow veteran Nollywood actor Sonny Mcdon-w. He wrote on his facebook page:
"DEAR COLLEAGUES AND FRIENDS IN NOLLYWOOD ESPECIALLY SOME OF US THAT DATE BACK TO NTA DAYS PLEASE PUT A CALL TO UNCLE SADIQ DABA. HE NEEDS YOUR VOICE OF STRENGTH PLEASE...."
Meanwhile the veteran actor has however refuted the claim that he is dying as a result of the disease. He shared the true state of his health in the comment section of a facebook post on On-Air-Personality, Gwendolyn Oshoniyi.
"Gwen, I am not dead nor dying I!! God has been and will Always be faithful to me and my plight, because that is my covenant with Him !!!! My doctors have been wonderful and I am responding to treatment. .....my love and thanks to all those who have called to sympathize and empathize with me.....God bless you !!!!!!"he wrote