Jayzik “Jay” Azikiwe

Jayzik “Jay” Azikiwe

Birth
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Death
31 Jan 2008 (aged 49)
Banjul, Banjul City, Gambia
Burial
Burial Details Unknown, Specifically: She was buried on February 9, 2008 in Banjul, The Gambia
Memorial ID
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Poet, songstress and songwriter, she was the daughter of Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, who was the first President of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966. To western audiences, she was best known as the roller girl in the 1981 Dire Straits video "Skateaway".

Poet, songstress and songwriter, she was the daughter of Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, who was the first President of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966. To western audiences, she was best known as the roller girl in the 1981 Dire Straits video "Skateaway".


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