Remembering Oladips: A Heartbreaking Loss as the Young Rapper Passes Away at 28, Unveiling the Emotional Struggles He Faced
‘Rapper Oladips passing at the young age of 28 resonates. His heartrending struggle with life’s hardships and his subsequent meteoric rise to fame offers a poignant narrative of a life cut tragically soon but lived vibrantly nonetheless.
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.” – Norman Cousins
A statement, released on Tuesday, November 14, confirmed his untimely death.
It is a tragic moment in the entertainment industry as the management of rapper Oladipupo Oladimeji, aka Oladips, has announced his death.
WOTHAPPEN recalls reporting that Oladips caused a stir online as fans worried about his safety over a viral video that showed the moment he collapsed.
In a statement released on his Instagram page on Wednesday, November 15, Oladips’ management revealed he died on Tuesday, November 14, adding that he had been battling within himself for over two years.
The rapper’s management revealed details on his burial service would be made public soon.
Extract from the post read:
“We are saddened to inform the general public that Oladipupo Olabode Oladimeji aka Oladips has passed away yesterday November 14. For over two years he has kept his battles within himself, his body is now with his family.”
See the post below:
Oladips’ PA reacts to his death
Oladip’s PA Abdul Rahsheed, in a post via his Instastory, shared how broken he was as he revealed the rapper’s death came after his (PA) sister lost her pregnancy.
See the post below:
Oladips’ death comes two months after another young singer, Mohbad, died at the age of 27.
Celebrities, fans mourn Oladips’ death
WOTHAPPEN captured some of the messages; see them below:
“Omo make we day try show our brothers love ooo people are really going through a lot.”
Omo iya aje.
“What is happening.”
“What is this stupid life even about??”
This can’t be true pls not this time.”
“What’s happening I thought this was a joke.”
“This is can’t be true…… I’m still in fear but I can’t believe yet.”
“Omo Wetin dey happen na.”
“Which kind wahala be this one again.”
“Mehnnn people really going through a lot Fr !!! Rest In Peace bro and may God heal everyone.”
“Dude was battling, everyone thought it was a joke.”
“Ola I have been texting you since yesterday ‼️ guyyyyyy‼️ abeg stop oh.”