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Facts of Moji Olaiya

Full NameMoji Olaiya
First NameMoji
Last NameOlaiya
Birth NameMoji Olaiya
Birth CountryNigeria
Father NameVictor Olaiya
Father ProfessionMusician
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
SpouseYomi Allen Odutola (m. 2017–2017), Bayo Okesola (m. 2007–2017)
FilmographyOmo Iya Meta leyi,Nkan adun
Date of BirthFebruary 25,1975
Age45 years
Amount$1.3 million

How Much Was The Net Worth Of Late Nigerian Actress Moji Olaiya?    

The daughter of popular musician Victor Olaiya, Mojir Olaiya was a Nigerian Actress popular for her roles in films like No Pains No Gains, Nkan Adun, Sade Blade, and more.   

Since her debut from Super Story, she starred in several Nollywood movies until the time of her demise. Her net worth was estimated at $1.3 million (approx) at the time of her death. Let us look through her assets, house, family, and Lifestyle.  

Net Worth- Career, Income Sources, And Salary

Olaiya made her acting debut with Super Story. Since her debut, she appeared in several Nollywood films and also appeared in both English and Yoruba genres films.   

Moji portrayed the role of Ireti in No Pains No Gains and then got featured in the 2005 film Sade Blade. In 2008-09, Moji appeared in films like Nkan adun and Omo iya meta leyi. 

Her other notable works are Aje nile Olukun, Ojiji Aye, Apadi, and others. For her outstanding performance in the acting field, Moji won the Best New Actress Award in 2003. The same year, she was nominated for the Reel Award Best Supporting Actress of the Year. 

Her net worth was estimated to be $1.3 million at the time of her death. Her primary source of income was her acting career.   

She surely owned the net worth in the same range to actresses like Jenette Goldstein ($1 million), Tinsel Korey ($1.2 million), and Nicole Linkletter ($1.5 million). 

Assets, Lifestyle, Endorsements Deals, Tax, Insurance, Charity, And Expenses

Moji was residing in Canada at the time of her death. Although she hadn’t disclosed information regarding her house, she surely owned a thousand dollar house. The average house price in Canada starts from $382,000 to $1,092,000 based on locations. 

She also kept information related to her cars collection, tax payment, and insurance under wraps. Her expenses were based on her childcare, travel, accommodations, and foods. Besides her career in acting, she was also low-key involved in philanthropic and charity works. 

Moji Olaiya’s Personal Details- Age, Family, Husband, Children, And Death

Moji Olaiya was born on 27th February 1975 in Nigeria to Victor Olaiya who was a musician. She held Nigerian nationality and belonged to Black ethnic background. She went to local high school and college from where she studied. 

Moving unto her personal life, Olaiya was a married woman. She tied the knot to her first husband Bayo Okesola in 2007. They separated due to personal issues just one year later in 2008, however, their divorce was finalized in 2017.

Second Husband

Moji then got married to her second husband, however, his details are not disclosed to the public yet. The couple got married in 2017 and were together until Moji’s death on 17th May 2017. Together they shared two children. 


Moji passed away on 17th May 2017 in Canada due to cardiac arrest at the age of 42. 

While it was initially rumored that she was poisoned by her friend in Canada. However, her family later confirmed that the rumors were unauthentic and that the autopsy reported suggested the death because of cardiac arrest.

Updated On Mon Oct 14 2019 Published On Sun Jun 02 2019 By Emerald Thapa