He was a Member of the Order of the Niger (MON), famous for his role as the Village Headmaster in popular 80’s sitcom of the same name among many other Nollywood movies, passed on last night.
There are no details yet on the cause of death.
Esiri who has featured in several Nollywood movies, hails from Delta State.
He is the father of Onoriode Esiri, known commonly as, Dr SID, a Nigerian singer-songwriter.
May his soul rest in peace.