Multi award winning musician, Sir Victor Uwaifo has been honoured with a Living Human Treasure award by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
The award is given to reward those who possess to a high degree the knowledge and skills required for performing or re-creating specific elements of the intangible cultural heritage.
A true man of the arts, Sir Victor Uwaifo is a multi-instrumentalist, who plays the saxophone, electric guitar, electric piano, flute, and vocals. He is also a talented sculptor.
He is a proud recipient of the Member of the Order of the Niger award by the Federal Government of Nigeria.