A famous makeup artist in Calabar, Rebecca Babatunde, popularly known as Becky, who died during childbirth, has left family and friends devastated.
According to the report, she died due to complications while giving birth to her daughter barely two months after her birthday.
The baby Becky left behind is alive and currently in good health while Becky was laid to rest in Calabar on July 3, 2021.
Her loved ones have taken to Facebook to mourn her.
Tributes from her friends:
Posha: “My heart is bleeding heavily right now. My eyes are filled with tears. Can’t believe you are gone, sweetie. You have been a beautiful, lovely and wonderful friend. One of Calabar’s finest makeup artists, I still remember the first day I met you; you were so nice and easy going, beautiful inside and out. Becky, I’m so shocked by your demise. I still find it hard to believe you are gone. I wish it’s a dream …Can’t believe I will be writing RIP to you just a month after you celebrated your birthday. Death why????????.”
Itz Pinky wrote: “You can’t be dead boo. I just celebrated you on your birthday last month…why nah, who did you leave your newborn baby for Becky.”
Chinenye wrote: “We haven’t crossed paths if not on Facebook. Your Comments alone on my post and everyone else I guess is simply amazing. You are friendly even on DM and I appreciate that… but the news that u are dead is still unbelievable, the fact that your new baby is growing without motherly care is heartbreaking. You are just too beautiful to die, Keep resting Becky Babatunde, till we meet on the resurrection morning.”
Priest wrote: “Ground dey chop ooo. This girl now go enter ground. Fear catch me oooo
“Last month happy birthday, this month RIP… Becky Babatunde, rest well.”