Friends, colleagues, and loved ones of the realty star trooped out, all dressed in black to pay their last respects and tribute.
Photos and videos from the emotional tear provoking service have made the rounds on social media.
Ex-housemates including Nengi, Arin, Efe, Ozo, Khloe, Alex, Elozonam, Neo, Teddy A, and Bambam paid heartfelt tributes to the deceased reality TV show star in a now-viral video.
BBNaija level up stars, Sheggz and Bella were the tribute night.
In the clips from the event, several fans of the BBNaija star could be seen wearing black t-shirts with his face on them.
They also held candles and waved balloons in the singer’s honour while they sang in solemn voices.
While talked about how amazing he was during his lifetime and the kind of moments they shared, Arin, and a couple of other people burst into tears.
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Rico Swavey’s night of tribute and candlelight walk service will be followed by a private church service on Thursday, October 20, at the Methodist Church of the Trinity (Tinubu Square).
The Reality star will be buried on the same day at the popular Ebony Vaults cemetery in Ikoyi, Lagos.