A veteran Yoruba actor, Ola Omonitan, died on Thursday after a prolonged battle with a heart-related ailment. The late actor, popularly known by his stage name, Ajimajasan, is one of the earliest Yoruba theatre artists to popularise comedy. His death comes barely 11 days after another veteran actor, Moses Olaiya aka Baba Sala passed on. Ajimajasan was 80 when he died and prior to his death, the script interpreter had been admitted at the University College Hospital. He died a week after he was discharged from the hospital.