By Niyi Tabiti
Olu Priddy, the famous socialite and businessman who bought Bacchus Nite Club, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi is dead. Priddy bought Bacchus when the original owners were leaving Nigeria many years ago.
Gistmaster gathered that Olu Priddy died in the UK on Friday 15 July 2011 after battling with cancer for sometime. He was a former director with John Holts, and a major stakeholder in African Practice R and B, amongst other high profile companies.
From what we gathered, Priddy’s children, Oona, Louise,Sean and Dean are headed for UK. A source told gistmaster.com that the remains of the businessman would be interned in the UK. There is no official statement yet.