Yoruba Nollywood actress Mojisola Olaiya has sadly passed away. The 42-year-old actress who delivered a baby girl in March died in a Canada hospital last night from possible complications from her child birth.
Late Moji Olaiya is the daughter of legendary musician, Victor Olaiya. She’s the third Nollywood star to have died in recent weeks following the demise of Pastor Ajidara and Olumide Bakare.
The news of Moji Olaiya’s death filtered into the country in the morning of Thursday, May 18.
NAIJ.com exclusively called one of her closest friends who said she told him she will be crossing to US from Canada where she had her daughter. He said Moji was not sounding sick as at the time they last spoke.
Moji welcomed her new baby 18 years after she had her first child, Adunola. She got divorced from her first husband Otedola in 2008 and got hooked to another man whom she had her new baby for.
It is alleged that the actress will be buried in Canada according to Islamic rite. She is survived by her father, mother and daughters. She held her baby dedication on Tuesday, May 16.
May her soul rest in peace.