Patrick Fakoya, popularly known as Rico Swavey, was a former housemate on Big Brother Naija Season 3 . He was born on July 13, 1992, in Nigeria and passed away on October 13, 2022 .
Early Life and Career
Rico Swavey was a multi-talented individual who was passionate about music, acting, and fashion . He was a graduate of Babcock University where he studied Law . He started his career as a model before venturing into music and acting. He was also a chef and owned a restaurant in Lagos .
Big Brother Naija
Rico Swavey participated in Big Brother Naija Season 3 in 2018.He was known for his sense of humor, cooking skills, and musical talent.He was evicted from the show on Day 70 after receiving the lowest number of votes from viewer.
Rico Swavey Cause of Death
Rico Swavey passed away on October 13, 2022, at the age of 30 . His close friend and fellow housemate Tobi Bakre announced his passing on Instagram on Thursday morning. According to reports, Rico Swavey was involved in a car accident that left him critically injured and hospitalized . Despite efforts to save his life, he passed away due to injuries sustained from the accident .
Rico Swavey’s death is a great loss to his family, friends, and fans who remembered him as a talented musician, actor, chef, and model . He was also known for his philanthropic work and dedication to helping others in need .
Rico Swavey’s death is a tragic reminder of how fragile life can be. His legacy will always be remembered as one that is marked by promise and potential. He will be missed by many.