BBNaija’s Rico Swavey is dead
NEWS DIGEST – A former Big Brother Naija housemate and musician, Patrick Fakoya, popularly known as Rico Swavey, is dead.
Fakoya had been involved in a ghastly accident that left him in critical condition.
Fellow housemate and reality star Alex Unusual disclosed the sad news in a Twitter post on Thursday morning.
“This was not what we agreed Rico. Rest In Peace #ricoswavey,” the tweet read
Nigerian entertainers had started a fundraiser to save his life
Tobi Bakare, a former housemate on Wednesday shared a picture of the hospitalised Rico Swavey on his Twitter page, disclosing that the accident victim had been placed on life support.
“Please help save Rico. He had a really bad car accident,” Bakare tweeted.
Condolences have poured from previous Big Brother contestants as well as friends and well-wishers.