LIVE UPDATES: Actress Moji Olaiya's Burial Ceremony
12:56pm: Moji committed to mother earth as the Islamic Cleric gives a short sermon
12:37pm: The bereaved, Moji's daughter being consoled by family members and friends
12:27pm: Her colleagues in the industry and other sympathisers waiting patiently for her body amidst tears
Bimbo Oshin, Mide Funmi Martins, Afeez Abiodun, Muyiwa Ademola (Credit: Bounce)
12:15pm: Her body is being moved into the hall for burial
11:49am: The Islamic cleric in charge is giving a benediction, talking about Moji's achievements
Islamic clerics at the event. (Credit: Bounce)
The remains of late actress Moji Olaiya arrived Nigeria in the evening of Tuesday, June 6.
Treasurer of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya aka MC Oluomo was said to have acquired the land in which the late actress is being buried.
Oluomo was said to have paid for the parcel of land at Ebony Vaults which is situated inside Ikoyi Cemetery.
11.07am: Body of the actress is about to be brought in as Islamic clerics pray in the hall
10:46am: Among the sympathisers are her colleagues in the industry which include Ayo Adesanya, Afeez Owo, Mide F. Martins, Bimbo Thomas
Nollywood actress Mide Funmi Martins (M) (Credit: Bounce)
10:26am Family and friends are waiting for the arrival of Moji Olaiya's body which was flown in from Canada on Tuesday.