NYSC Anthem Composer, Wole Adetiran, Dies At 74


The composer of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) anthem, Wole Adetiran, is dead.

It was gathered that he died on Friday, 6th May at the age of 74.

Adetiran, who studied Music at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, recalled that he composed the anthem in 1984 while he was a corps member in Oyo State.

It will be recalled that in July 2021, Adetiran lamented that he had been s#suffering from diseases, including hypertension, diabetes and prostate cancer since 2018.

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