December 5, 2022

Innocent Idibia A.K.A 2Baba Mourns The Passing Of Victor Olaiya, The Highlife Music Icon

Innocent Idibia popularly known as 2face or 2baba, one of the greatest musicians of our time, mourns he passing of the highlife music legend, Victor Olaiya, who died on Wednesday at the age of 89.

The veteran musician Olaiya, who clocked 89 years on December 31, 2019, passed away at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Wednesday afternoon after a brief illness.

Whilst reacting to the sad news, 2face expressed sorrow over the death of Olaiya.

The music legend who sang ‘Baby Mi Da’ with Olaiya in 2013 wrote:

“Devastated by the news of your passing. Dr. Victor Olaiya – maestro, mentor, legend. Thanks for the beautiful music. Thanks for the inspiration. Blessed for the honor of sharing a mic and stage with you. Rest in peace baba.”


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