The much awaited body of late actress cum film maker, Moji Olaiya arrived Nigeria from Canada at exactly 7.30 pm on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.
The body, which was flown in by KLM Royal Dutch Airline, was led to the Muritala International Airport by Canada based Juju artiste cum entertainment promoter, Yinka Farinde who has been coordinating the burial arrangements from Canada where Olaiya passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017.
The body was received by 10 people, including her daughter, Adunola, her brother, Femi Olaiya, and other members of the family. Foluke Daramola-Salako was the only female among the colleagues, which included Yomi Fabiyi, that received the corpse.
An industry source informed encomium.ng that the body was handed over to Deinde Harrison’s Ebony Funerals for burial preparations which is ongoing at Ikoyi Vaults, Lagos.
“The burial is on as I speak. She will surely be buried according to Islamic injunction because Islamic clerics are here already for preliminary activities. They are yet to bring her corpse out for us to see, but very soon they will do that. The body arrived yesterday while artistes night was going on at De Blue Roof, LTV 8, Ikeja, Lagos,” the source added.
– TADE ASIFAT for encomium.ng