Breaking: Veteran musician, ‘Guitar Boy’, is dead

Victor Uwaifo

Nigerian-born iconic singer, Victor Iwaifo has passed on.

According to a family source, 

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

Uwaifo is also the first professional musicians 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.