Meet The Late Nigerian Singer Who Saw A Mermaid In Lagos And Used The Incident To Compose A Hit Song
One of the things we consider mythical is the existence of mermaids. Most people believe these water creatures don't exist because we don't usually come across them. Even though some people have testified that mermaids exist, people still doubt their claims. Even a late Nigerian veteran singer said he came across a mermaid and this encounter changed his life for good, as it made him rose to fame through the hit song he composed following his encounter with the water creature.
Even though Victor Uwaifo died at the age of 80 on August 28, 2021, his name will be carried down from generation to generation. Victor Uwaifo has been most known as a musician, but he also owns a museum named Revelation Tourist Palazzo (Revelation Tourist Palazzo)
An Experience With Mermaid In Lagos And Other Interesting Things That Happened To Late Victor Uwaifo
On August 28, 2021, veteran Nigerian singer, Victor Uwaifo died at the age of 80. Popularly known as the ‘Guitar Boy’, the late Victor Uwaifo was also the first professional musician to be awarded the National Merit Honours of Member of the Order of the Niger (MON).
Many talented Nigerian celebrities have died this year, and the recent one that hit the entertainment industry was that of Sir Victor Uwaifo who passed away two days ago. In this article, we bring you 5 Nigerian celebrities who died this month, and the cause of their deaths.
The Edo State Government has renamed Edo Creative Hub in honor of the late Victor Uwaifo. Uwaifo, who was a versatile instrumentalist, died in August at the age of 80. The state Governor, Godwin Obaseki, who announced this at the lying-in-state of the late Uwaifo in Benin City, said the hub would be inaugurated by the second week of November.
Edo-born, “Joromi” crooner, Sir Victor Uwaifo, died of Pneumonia, not Covid-19 complications, Goodman Osarentin Uwaifo, son of the late music icon, said on Sunday. Goodman Osarentin Uwaifo, was reacting to reports making the rounds that his father died of Covid-19 complications.
Many Nigerians celebrities have lost their lives. Recently, another veteran Nigerian Celebrity, Victor Uwaifo died, at the age of 80. Victor Uwaifo wasn't the only Nigerian celebrity who died in his 80s. We have some other veteran Nigerian celebrities who also died in their 80s.
There is something about a genius that is often like a shooting star that shines so brightly, travels with such speed and then is gone. The life and times of late Sir Victor Uwaifo was phenomenal. He was doubtlessly in a class of his own. He shone so brightly in various fields of life.
Death is one of the biggest events that no human being will ever miss, as it would one day come for us all. Every human being will surely die one day at God's appointed time. We have a lost so many prominent men and women in Nigeria, including celebrities and musicians.
Many Nigerian singers have died this year, and the recent one that hit the entertainment industry was that of Sir Victor Uwaifo who passed away last month. In this article, we would be taking a look at 4 Nigerian veteran singers that have died this year, and the cause of their deaths.
Yesterday the internet was thrown into mourning after the news broke that legendary Nigerian Highlife singer and guitarist, Sir Victor Uwaifo died. According to reports, a veteran musician died of a chest infection that affected his lungs. Here are seven things you need to know sir, Victor Uwaifo
The illustrious career of Sir Victor Efosa Uwaifo came to a glorious end on August 28, 2021, bringing an end to the legend of a man that had loomed large in the hearts and mind of music lovers and art connoisseurs for nearly six decades. My deepest condolences to his family, the good people and Government of Edo State, the music and arts community and his friends and fans all over the world.
It is no longer news that the famous Nigerian musician , Sir Victor Uwaifo , otherwise known as ‘Guitar Boy’ , has died after celebrating his 80th birthday . Image Credit : google.com The music legend reportedly became the winner of the 1st Gold Disc in Africa after releasing a song , "Joromi" , in the year 1965.
The passage of 'Joromi' crooner last week Saturday was indeed a sad loss to his immediate family and the entire nation as a whole. The Late Sir Victor Uwaifo Still in deep grief over the loss of his father, the son of the music legend known as 'Peter de Rock' took to his Facebook page to express shock and unbelief over the sad incident.
Victor Uwaifo died at the age of 80 on August 28, 2021, but he will still be remembered for generations to come because of the legacy he has left behind. Victor Uwaifo has been most known as a musician, but he was more than that. He was also a writer, sculptor, and musical instrument inventor who invented his guitar.
Sir Victor Uwaifo brought joy to many people. He was not a person who was just musically inclined but he was also an intellectual, who added much thoughtful innovations to his crafts as a musician and sculptor. The music legend, Victor Uwaifo died on Saturday, 28th of August 2021.
The Governor of Edo State, Governor Godwin Obaseki has mourned the death of legendary musician, inventor and Arts teacher, Professor sir Victor Uwaifo MON JP. One of his children, Peter 'de Rock' Uwaifo, broke the sad news of the passing of the music maestro and visual arts professor on Facebook Saturday evening.
The death of the Nigerian iconic High Life Musician, Professor Victor Uwaifo, has been described as a huge loss to the entertainment industry. His death was announced by his son Peter de Rock Uwaifo on his Facebook page. Below are some quick facts about the legendary musicians you might not know,
Sir Victor Uwaifo started his musical career as early as 12 years old, where he started playing a guitar, based on Latin-American Spanish style of music. As a talented and creative young boy, he constructed his own guitar using plywood, bicycle spokes for the frets, traps for the strings, and a sardine opener for the tuning pegs.
The Nigerian entertainment industry has witnessed couple of deaths of it's practitioners in recent times and it has been hit once again as highlife singer, Victor Uwaifo passes away. Popularly known as guitar boy for his dexterity with the musical instrument, Uwaifo died on Saturday, August 28.