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BREAKING: Legendary Singer, Victor Uwaifo Dies At 80

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Nigeria’s legendary singer and guitarist, Sir Victor Uwaifo, is humdrum.

A end source to the family confirmed this to The Nation on Saturday.

The source talked about he died after a transient sickness.

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

Uwaifo is additionally the first skilled musicians to be awarded with the National Advantage Honours of Member of the Deliver of the Niger (MON).

He became additionally the first Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism in Nigeria.

He became the winner of the first gold disc in Africa (Joromi) launched in 1965 and 7 other gold discs in Guitar boy, Arabade, Ekassa series and Akwete tune.

He recorded beneath the title Victor Uwaifo and His TItibitis.

He became recognised as basically the most trained performing tune story, musical instrument inventor, artist, worldwide with a B.A Honors (top quality valedictorian), Masters diploma and Ph.D in Architectural Sculpture from the University of Benin in Nigeria

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