Actress Moji Olaiya dies at 42

Actress Moji Olaiya dies at 42

Thursday, May 18, 2017 10:08 am


Popular Yoruba actress, Moji Olaiya is dead, reports in the media and entertainment blogs in Nigeria indicated on Thursday morning.

The reports indicated that the 42-year-old actress died in Canada where early Thursday morning reportedly of a heart attack.

According to reports, Moji was delivered of a baby in the North American country two months ago.

The actress was the daughter of Sir Victor Olaiya, a popular, legendary Nigerian highlife musician.

However, her family has not issued an official statement on the reported death as at the time of writing this story.

Olaiya acted in many Yoruba movies but became a popular actress when she started featuring in Super Story, a television series by Wale Adenuga Production.

In 2016, she shot her own movie, Iya Oko mi (My Mother in Law).

Moji was married but separated from her husband, Bayo Okesola in 2007.

She is survived by the two months olf baby and a teenage daughter.

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