Dr. Oluwole Adetiran, the composer of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) anthem has reportedly died.
Connectley Naija News gathered that Adetiran was 74 years old. Several Celestial Church of Christ (CCC) members confirmed his death.
Oluwole Adetiran revealed last year that he had been diagnosed with several ailments since 2018, including hypertension, diabetes, and prostate cancer.
In 1984, he penned the scheme’s anthem.
Adediran studied music at the University of Nigeria, Nsuka. He composed the anthem while serving as a corp member in the Oyo State.
The National Music Director of Celestial Church of Christ (CCC) was the creator of the NYSC song before his death.