Abiodun Oropo died late last evening after succumbing to a severe illness. People refer to him as Oyinlomo jo jo joooo, a legendary broadcaster who is really witty on his broadcasts.
Who Was Abiodun Oropo?
Abiodun Oropo, often known as “Oyinmomo Joojo,” was a well-known Nigerian radio host. His Biography is in demand after his unexpected death.
He was the driving force behind the establishment of Abiodun Oropo RadioTV. His station is regarded as one of the most influential in Lagos, Nigeria.
Abiodun has achieved success in radio presenting in addition to his stellar musical career. People used to gather around his show when it aired.
Oropo was born in the city of Iwo in the state of Osun. He was a radio broadcaster as well as a successful music businessman.
One of the tunes that launched Mr. Oropo to popularity was “Board Members,” a blockbuster song by well-known Juju singer Ebenezer Obey-Fabiyi.
He considered himself a civic servant who prioritized the concerns of the Nigerian people.
He was part of the select group that governed the entertainment industry with style, with Babs Animashaun, Bisi Ajala, and Bode Osinusi.
Oropo was the host of a popular Saturday program on Lagos’ Faaji FM. He is also the king of Fuji music and one of Wasiu Ayinde’s most successful promoters.
Oropo has also worked for the popular radio station Dux FM. He was a member of the Nigerian Association of Free and Independent Broadcasters.
What Happened To Abiodun Oropo?
Abiodun Oropo died after a short illness on July 9, 2022. Oyinlomo Radiotv verified the news of his death on Facebook.
“We lost Alhaji Abiodun Oropo Oyinlomo last evening, 09.07.2022,” it said in an homage to its longstanding founder.
The radio presenters’ health had deteriorated during the previous two days, and the medication had had little effect. He died in a private office on Ogba Soye road, off Abeokuta road, in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State.
The official Facebook page of Abiodun’s radio-TV has expressed heartfelt condolences to the artist and radio presenter. The singer’s official Facebook page shared a lovely photo of herself in traditional attire.
According to the National News Lead, Oropo’s funeral was placed at his house in Orile Agege. As is customary in Nigeria, his wife will surround him during the ceremony.
His children have grown up and moved to the opposite side of the globe.
Abiodun Oropo Death Has Stunned Everyone
Everyone has been grieved by Abiodun Oropo’s untimely death. His fans and followers are paying tribute to him on social media.
May his soul rest in peace in heaven.
We express our heartfelt condolences to his friends and family who are mourning his death. His funeral ceremony was shared on social media by his friend who wrote, “Death is unavoidable; you came, saw, and conquered.”