Fri. Apr 3rd, 2020

BREAKING: Popular Highlife Singer, Victor Olaiya Is Dead

Sir Victor Olaiya, one of Nigeria’s high life legends, has died. The musician died today February 12th at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, after a brief illness.

He was aged 89.

The late Olaiya was married and had many children including Nollywood actress, Moji Olaiya, who died in May 2017.

May their soul rest in peace, Amen.

Victor Olaiya, whose music has continued to attract both old and young artists, died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, on Wednesday.

The deceased, who celebrated his 89 birthday last December, was confirmed dead by the Managing Director of Evergreen Music Company Ltd., Bimbo Esho.

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