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Legendary Joromi singer and guitarist, Sir Victor Uwaifo is dead.
He died at the age of 80 years.

One of his children, Uwaifo Peter de Rock broke the news on his Facebook page, on Saturday evening.
In a sorrowful mood, he wrote “Daddy whyyyyyyyyyy did you leave us now? Prof Sir Victor UWAIFO has gone to rest. Black Saturday for me nooow… One week now after collaborating with me.”

Another close source to the family confirmed that he died after a brief illness.

Another popular of his legendary songs is ‘Guitar boy’ which he was fondly called by during his illustrious career.
Dr Uwaifo celebrated his 80th birthday in March.

He was the first Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism in Nigeria in the Edo State Government, during the administration of former Governor Adams Oshiomhole. He was also the first professional veteran to be awarded the National Merit Honours of Member of the Order of the Niger (MON).

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