Highlife Legend Sir Victor Olaiya Exits the Stage
Highlife music legend, Sir Victor Olaiya has passed on in Lagos, aged 89 years, after a brief illness.
According to reports, Olaiya died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH around noon.
Sir Victor Olaiya was born on the 31st of December, 1930 in Calabar, Cross River State but hails from Ijesha-Ishu, Ekiti State.
His most recent work was a feature on Baby Mi Da (Baby Jowo) by Innocent Idibia, A.K.A 2baba, a remix of his classic hit, Mofe Muyan.
Olaiya Greatest hits include Omo Pupa, Ilu Le O, Omolanke, Tina mate, So Fun Mi and Labalaba, amongst others.