Rachel Oniga

Rachel Oniga (23 May 1957 – 31 July 2021) was a Nigerian film actress.

Early life and career
Originally from Eku, Delta State in Southern Nigeria, she was born on 23 May 1957 in Ebute Metta, Lagos State.[3] She began her acting career in 1993, shortly after her divorce.[4] She worked briefly at Ascoline Nigeria Limited, a Dutch Consultant Company before her first movie titled Onome and her debut Yoruba movie was Owo Blow.[5] Over the years, Oniga has featured in notable Nigerian films such as Sango, a movie scripted by Wale Ogunyemi, produced and directed by Obafemi Lasode[6] and Wale Adenuga’s television series, Super story.

Personal life
Oniga became a grandmother when her daughter Georgia delivered a baby.[7]

Oniga died on 30 July 2021 from a heart-related ailment.[1][8]

Selected filmography
Owo Blow (1995)
Sango (1997)
Out of Bounds (1997)
Passion of Mind (2004)
Power Of Sin
Restless Mind
Doctor Bello (2013)
30 Days in Atlanta (2014)
The Royal Hibiscus Hotel (2017)
Power of 1 (2018)
Rise of the Saints (2020)
Inspector K (2020-2021)
My Village People (2021)[9]
Progressive Tailors Club (2021)
Love Castle (2021)
A Naija Christmas (2021)

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