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All You Must Know About Late Popular Yoruba actress, Moji Olaiya, Who Just passed away at the age of 42.


Popular Yoruba actress, Moji Olaiya, has passed away at the age of 42. She Born February 27, 1975, the actress who recently welcomed a baby, passed away in Canada on May 17, 2017.

Here  are the things you should know about the late actress.

Moji Olaiya

1. Moji Olaiya was born on February 27, 1975, to  highlife maestro Victor Olaiya.

2. 18 years after her first child, Adunoluwa, the late actress welcomed another child on March 17, 2017, in Canada.

Olaiya and her daughter Adunoluwa (Kemifiani)

3. Olaiya made her acting debut in the Wale Adenuga Super Story production, “No Pain No Gain,”  in which she played Ireti.

She made her indigenous movie debut in the Yoruba movie,“Agunbaniro”.

4. In 2015, the late actress was honoured by the Nigeria Police Force in Abuja for being a role model to Nigerian youths.

Moji Olaiya receiving her awardMoji Olaiya receiving her award(Instagram)

5.  In December 2017, the actress got married to Bayo Okesola.The couple separated few years later following irreconcilable differences.

6. In 2014, the actress who was born a Christian, converted to Islam.

Moji OlaiyaMoji Olaiya

 7. Olaiya was also known for her roles in films such as Sade Blade “, “Nkan adun and Omo iya meta leyi “.

May her soul rest in peace.


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