Long standing highlife veteran, Dr Victor Olaiya has officially retired from performing live and active involvement in music.
Nigerian news tabloid, Vanguard gathered that the celebrated highlife musician formally quit performing live because of his failing health. Hence, Dr Victor Olaiya’s doctors have advised him as such due to his health challenges.
This update was made public last weekend when the legend apparently missed from the usual ‘nightlife faithful gathering’ held every Saturday at the Stadium Hotel, Iyun Street, Surulere Lagos.
It was also gathered that Dr Victor Olaiya had stopped attending his weekly gig and occasional performances for over a year now, for obvious health reasons.
“Aside from attending his gigs, he no longer comes to work regularly as a result of age-related health issues, his manager, Gbenga Adewusi divulged”.
Dr Victor Olaiya was at one timed signed to 2Baba’s Hypertek music imprint. He also featured 2Baba on the remix of his hit track “Baby Mi