Ras Nene: Dr. Likee 'cries' as Kumawood actor Osei Tutu reported dead

The late actor, Osei Tutu, was a good friend to actor and comedian Ras Nene a.k.a. Dr Likee who credits him as one of the people that introduced him to acting.

Ras Nene and Dr Likee

Osei Tutu was reported to have passed away earlier today, Tuesday, May 17, 2022, as confirmed by his colleague Kumawood actor Fred Nana Agyeman widely famed as Kyinkyinaa Twan.

Kyinkyinaa Twan confirmed this in a phone interview with blogger Poleeno as he revealed that Tut had been under the weather for a while.

"Osei Tutu was ill for some time but it was not for too long. We were all praying for him to get better to come and continue his work but it was not meant to be," he stated.

According to Kyinkyinaa Twan, the short illness of the now-deceased actor, Osei Tutu was not known to many people except to those in the Kumawood industry who were very close to him. He added the late Osei Tutu had been moved from Kumasi to his father's home in the Bonwire area.

"Only a few of us knew he was sick because he was in his father's home around Bonwire. I even went to him with others yesterday," he added.

The death of the actor has hit many within the Kumawood industry, especially Ras Nene popularly known as Dr. Likee.

Dr. Likee took to social media to share a heartbreaking message to express his hurt for the demise of his colleague, with many 'cry' emojis.

"Rest in Perfect peace my brother. You will always remain in my heart.", he captioned.

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