A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress Bola Tinubu will be responsible for bringing Moji Olaiya’s corpse to Nigeria.
Nollywood film maker and Publicity Secretary for the deceased actress’ burial committee confirmed the report on his Instagram page.
According to him, the actress who died on the 17th of May will be brought back through the sponsorship of the former Lagos state governor.
“The committee, after due deliberation, consulted our father and a National Grand Patron of our association (TAMPAN), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on the 21st May, 2017 to inform him of the demise of our colleague, Moji Olaiya, and … our decision to have her body back…
”Today, Monday 22nd May, 2017 the committee members, Adunola (eldest daughter of late Moji Olaiya) and two elder brothers of late Moji Olaiya met with Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and he expressed his sympathy directly and gave adequate support that will cover the entire air-freight.
”On behalf of the family, colleagues and friends, we say a big thank you to the national leader for his fatherly and timely intervention.
”Further support or assistance from other sources, if received, will be adequately acknowledged.
”For now, we are grateful to Asiwaju and his family…”
Many thanks to our leader and father Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu for this big one. Now MOJ, our dear colleague, your journey to final place of rest now begin. You will sleep where it will be convinient and easy for your family and loved ones to visit your thumb. Details of the arrival of the body, recieving at the airport and other burial details will be relayed to the public shortly. Thanks to the media, fans and friends. Yomi Fabiyi Publicity Foluke Daramola Secretary Faithia Balogun Chairperson FOR: LATE MOJI OLAIYA BURIAL COMMITTEE.