TRAGEDY As Flood Sacks Nollywood Veteran Actor, Pa James Of Papa Ajasco From Home, With Son Calling For Government’s Urgent Intervention.

Pa James.

Yet again, the home of veteran actor, Ajirebi Kayode Olasehinde, popularly known as Pa James of the popular Papa Ajasco has been affected by the recent flood that occurred in Lagos State as he desires urgent financial assistance to salvage the situation.


Previously in 2019, his son, Samuel Ajirebi called out to the government for help as the flood which had consistently damaged their properties in the last ten years overtook their building with its cause being an overflowing canal near their street has left the actor in dire need of financial assistance as his properties were badly affected.

Samuel Ajirebi says: “Seriously sad right now, I get to think at times that, are we sure we have a government in this country? Look at what I met on going to visit my family today, a flooded house due to the overflowing canal behind our street.To make matters worse, no one was at home save my dad, so the old man and I had to be saving properties and scooping water out of the house!

“This year makes it ten years of the repeated and consistent occurrence of this with severe damages done annually to properties, at times leading to temporary displacement!

“Letters have been written, appearances made, press releases written, still no significant step was taken by the government to channel the overrunning canal.

We need governmental intervention in Oke Isagun Community of Oke Odo LGA. ‘‘We lose properties! We lose rest whenever we see rain signs! Tonight is going to be a partial prayer moment for families because it must not rain tonight…. No house for us to sleep in anymore!

“This is sad and heartbreaking he concluded.