Popular BBNaija Ex-housemate Patrick Fakoya, popularly Known as Rico Swavey has died.

Fellow Reality star Alex Asogwa better known as Alex Unusual confirmed this in a Twitter post on Thursday October.

Alex wrote:

“This was not what we agreed Rico. Rest In Peace #ricoswavey.”

His close friend and colleague Tobi Bakre also took to his social media page to announce his sad passing.

“This is how I will remember us brother. Forever #RipSwavey”, Tobi stated.


On Wednesday, Rico Swavey’s management announced that he was on life support in the hospital, following his involvement in a car crash.

His management posted a video of the crashed car and asked for prayers and support from his fans, via his Twitter handle.