Home Entertainment Music legend Victor Uwaifo is dead

Music legend Victor Uwaifo is dead

2

Music legend Victor Uwaifo is dead..

Music legend, Sir Victor Uwaifo has passed away. He was 80 years old.

In his lifetime, Uwaifo was a prolific songwriter, sculptor, music and instrument inventor.

Popularly known as ‘Guitar boy’, the legendary Nigerian died after a brief illness.

Uwaifo was honoured with the National Merit Honours of Member of the Order of the Niger (MON).

READ ALSO:   Iggy Azalea Announces She Is Quitting Music 'For A Few Years'

He was the country’s first Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism and winner of the first gold disc in Africa (Joromi), released in 1965.

Uwaifo obtained a B.A. Honors (first class valedictorian), Masters degree and Ph.D in Architectural Sculpture, University of Benin (UNIBEN).

The deceased lectured at the UNIBEN’s Department of Fine and Applied Art.

READ ALSO:   Photos: Fuji lord, K1 undergoes another surgery

Follow Us on Facebook – @LadunLiadi; Instagram – @LadunLiadi; Twitter – @LadunLiadi; Youtube – @LadunLiadiTV for updates

2 COMMENTS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here