Thursday, 18 May 2017


Few weeks after the announcement of the deaths of two popular actors Olumide Bakare and Pastor Ajidara,  Nollywood, yet again has been thrown into a mourning state as news has it that another Nollywood actor, Moji Olaiya has passed on in Canada.

In March, the very popular Yoruba actress, Moji Olaiya welcomed her first child In Canada a few months after she officially divorced her first husband to marry another man. The 42-year-old Nollywood star delivered a baby girl.

Sources claim she might be buried in Canada as her aged mother lives in Nigeria and its a taboo in Yoruba land to see the corpse of one’s child.

However, it is with utterly sad hearts that we announce that the  daughter of highlife music legend, Victor Olaiya passed away in a hospital in Canada. It was said that her cause of death could be linked to complications that stemmed from her child birth in March. It is also possible that the actress would be buried in Canada where she passed on.

Moji’s first marriage fell apart in 2008, and the yoruba actress decided to give love another when when she sealed her new union months ago at a quite ceremony.

Miji Olaiya shot to limelight after she featured in Wale Adenuga’s popular family soap, Superstory. She is also known for movies like Apaadi, Sade Blade, Ikan Ade, Ojiji Aye, Omo Iya Meta leyi and more.

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