Breaking News: Doyen of Highlife Music Dr Olaiya is Dead!
The entire music world mourns the death of a Legend of Highlife music and one of the last man standing.
The Death of the Doyen of Highlife music in Nigeria, “the last of the original”, Dr Victor Abimbola Olaiya OON.
ElombahNews learnt his death occurred at Luth hospital Lagos State at exactly 12pm today Wednesday 12th of February, 2020.
Dr Victor Abimbola Olaiya was 89 years of age on December 31st, 2019.
Announcing his death, an admirer wrote in Whatsapp Group:
We pray that the Doyen of highlife music find repose while wishing the family and entire music community the fortitude to bear this irreplaceable loss. And to my name sake Abimbola Olaiya I will miss your contribution to HIGHLIFE MUSIC.