Legendary singer and guitarist, Sir Victor Uwaifo has passed on.

He died after a brief illness.

The ‘Guitar boy’ as he was fondly called celebrated his 80th birthday in March. 

Victor Uwaifo was also the first professional musician to be awarded with the National Merit Honours of Member of the Order of the Niger (MON).

He was also the first Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism in Nigeria.

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