The management of top Nigerian radio station, Classic FM has issued an official statement on the untimely passing of On Air Personality, Sly.

“Megalectrics Limited (Operator of Classic Fm 97.3) deeply regret to announce the passing of one of our OAPs Slyvester Ojigbede popularly known as SLY, the host of the ‘Morning Show’ and Saturday morning show ‘Saturday Express’ on our station.

Sly passed away on Sunday the 3rd of May after a brief illness. Funeral arrangements will be announced by his family. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, children and extended family at this difficult time.

May his soul rest in peace. He will be deeply missed by all of us.”