Nollywood Actress Moji Olaiya Dies From Heart Attack

Nollywood Actress Moji Olaiya Dies From Heart Attack

by | 18th May 2017
Moji Olaiya.

Popular Nollywood actress Moji Olaiya who was known for her roles in “No Pains No Gains,” “Nkan Adun” and “Agunbaniro” has been reported dead. She was 42 years old.


Born February 27, 1975, the actress who welcomed a baby in March 2017, passed away in Canada following a cardiac arrest.


The beautiful actress, who had featured in many Yoruba and English movies married her second husband last year after the first one crashed in 2008.


She was the daughter of highlife music legend, Victor Olaiya.


Just two days ago, the actress shared a photo on her Instagram page and captioned it:


Alliamdulilahi to you Allah I give all the glory for all you have done. I will forever praise and worship you. It’s not by power but the Grace of Allah. Thank you for the gift of life. Thanks also to all my friends and family my fans for your supports and prayers. Love you all.




She recently released her movie “Iya Okomi,” which starred her alongside Foluke Daramola and Funsho Adeolu.


In 2003, she was nominated for the Reel Award Best Supporting Actress of the Year.


May her soul Rest In Peace.