The Nigerian music industry has been plunged into mourning as Nigerian rapper Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji, better known as Oladips, has passed away.
The sorrowful news of his demise was confirmed in a post shared on his Instagram page by his management on Wednesday morning, November 15.
They revealed that he died on Tuesday evening. However, the cause of his death was not disclosed, but they hinted that he had been battling with an ailment for two years.
This comes just a few hours after he was rushed to the hospital while fighting for his life. The rapper was heard pleading with his friend—OnlyOneLifetime on Instagram—to drive him to the hospital in a video that was shared online.
The post reads,
“We are saddened to inform the general public that Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji aka OLADIPS has passed away yesterday
Nov’14th Tuesday evening, at exactly 10:14pm.We are still in shock as we speak!
For over 2 years he has kept his battles within himself, his body is now with his family & funeral services will be announced as soon as it is concluded!
The family asked that we respect their privacy in this trying time.May God give us all the fortitude to bear this great loss.(amen)
May his soul rest in peace!
See the post below,