Patrick Fakoya (born 20 July 1992), also known as Rico Swavey, is a Nigerian reality TV star, actor, singer, and songwriter. He was a contestant on Big Brother Naija season 3.
Rico Swavey was born into a family of seven. He is a graduate of Law from Babcock Univerisity in Ogun State, Nigeria.
In 2018, Rico Swavey participated in the Big Brother Naija game show. He was in the film 'Dark Listed' and the TV show "What Are Friends For" in 2019. He had a role in the movie 'Me Without You' in 2020.
On 10 December 2021, he released his single This Life.
On 13 October 2022, Rico Swavey passed away after being involved in a motor accident on 11 October 2022.