The burial of late actress, Moji Olaiya seems to be causing so many controversies. After revealing that the late actress will be buried at the Ikoyi vaults, the burial committee further announced sales of branded T Shirts for fans interested in attending the ceremony. Nigerians slam burial committee for selling T shirts for Moji Olaiya’s burial.
The head of the burial committee, Yomi Fabiyi, wrote: “UPDATES: It is CONFIRMED that the remains of the Late thespian Moji Olaiya upon arrival from Canada, June 6, will be buried at EBONY VAULT at Ikoyi Cemetery, Lagos. We appreciate your understanding and patience so far.
Nigerians slam burial committee for selling T shirts for Moji Olaiya’s burial
T-SHIRT to wear on the day of the burial is now available for N1,500 (get yours ASAP as limited copies are available). To get yours, please call Taiwo Banky on 0803 474 0982) or Shade Oliwo on 0802 319 8754) or attend her house to purchase yours. (You can also get yours on the day of the Memorial and Artiste Night when announced),” he added.
The remains of the deceased will be committed to mother earth on June 7 at Ikoyi Cemetery.
But it seems some Nigerians, who are late Ms. Olaiya’s fans, are not cool with the idea. They were blown up and blasted the burial committee on social media. See some comments below…
Afonjashapmouth: “Naija has been making wealth in calamity since 19AD, hope d money is for d family sha.”
pyyxxaro: “Stella Obasanjo burial nor even make headlines reach this woman own. Who she be for the Film self. #Quoters I gallant#.”
Dahkogrin007: And d burial saga continues. Too much juice, too much sauce.”
OrestesDante: “That’s Nigerians for you. They tend to make use of every opportunity whether good or bad. The same with our politicians.”
sunnysunny69: “Not too bad an idea though, it’s meant for her fans.”
siie: “Yorubas just like spending anyhow.”
Zizicardo: “It’s highly uncalled for.”
10eola: “They will still throw party after the burying her.”