He was reported dead at the University College Hospital, Ibadan in the early hours of Friday, August 25, 2017.
Late High Chief Olufemi Olaifa was part of the chiefs elevated by Oba Saliu Adetunji Ajeogungunniso
in May 2016, as part of his first assignment as the new Olubadan of
Ibadanland in accordance with Ibadan chieftaincy law system. He was
promoted from Osi Balogun to Otun Balogun of Ibadanland.