Big Brother Naija Star, Rico Swavey, 29, dies in a fatal car accident

After being hit hard in a car accident on Tuesday, Big Brother Naija star Rico Swavey passed away on Thursday.

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Rico Swavey, an ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, passes away at age 29.

After being involved in a car accident on Tuesday, October 11, Big Brother Naija star Rico Swavey passed away on Thursday, October 13, 2022. Following requests for prayers made on social media by his coworkers and management, he was put on life support in the hospital on Wednesday. Rico was reportedly involved in a car accident on October 11th, according to a previous report from The Punch. The third season of BBNaija star Alex Asogwa, aka Alex Unusual, tweeted about the crash. 

However, on October 12, his management posted a video of the wrecked car and revealed that he was in the hospital receiving life support. On his Twitter account, they pleaded for prayers and assistance from his followers. A social media fundraising campaign for Rico was also started by Asogwa and her co-star Tobi Bakre. Asogwa and Bakre eventually shared the news of his passing on social media on Thursday morning.

Rico Swavey Age, Family, Early Life

Patrick Fakoya is Rico Swavey’s real name, was born in 1992. When he died, he was 29 years old. He holds an American nationality and he belongs to the white ethnicity. His actual birth date and Zodiac sign are unknown.

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Rico Swavey was one of seven siblings. His parents’ identities have not yet been revealed.

Rico Swavey Girlfriend, What about his Relationship?

So yet, nothing about Rico Swavey’s girlfriend or wife’s personality or love relationship has been revealed.

Rico Swavey Career, What was his profession?

In the 2018 season of the reality TV competition “Double Wahala,” which was won by Miracle Igbokwe, Rico Swavey took part. He was regarded as one of the show’s amicable and tranquil housemates. Before entering the Big Brother House, he became an artist despite studying law because he loved music.

He went into movies as well after leaving the show. He debuted a song called “Afrosantana” two years ago, and he also appeared on the sets of the drama series Life 101 and Tinsel.

How much is Rico Swavey Net Worth?

However, we don’t have any specific information about Rico Swavey’s net worth.

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Which school and college did he go to?

Rico Swavey also earned a law degree from Babcock University.

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Swavey is active on Facebook. He has 25K+ followers on Facebook.

Physical Appearance of Rico Swavey’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair ColorBlack
Eye colorBlack
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Rico Swavey’s should be known

Zodiac signNot Available
Relationship StatusNot Available