Adunni Ade, the Nigerian actress, has announced the death of her younger brother identified as Douglas.

Nollywood actress Adunni Ade loses her younger brother

The actress first broke the news in a touching post on her Instagram page on Tuesday.

“No more in pain, sleep well little brother. Know sissy loves you,” she wrote in the terse post accompanied with a picture of the deceased.

In a follow-up post yesterday, the movie star shared more pictures of her late brother including one where he was on a hospital bed.

Nollywood actress Adunni Ade loses her younger brother

Although the actress did not reveal the cause of her brother’s death, she hinted that he had health challenges before he passed away.

“My Dougie Fresh. Is that Adunni? I love Adunni, I’m going to Africa to meet Adunni, yea yea. I’m just glad you are relieved of all pains. Mom is broken but My God got you! I will always love you, Douglas,” she added.