King Sunny Ade's wife, Risikat Adegeye, dies hours before musician's 75th birthday

Risikat's death comes hours before the 75th birthday of the jùjú singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, on the 22nd of September.
King Sunny Ade's wife, Risikat Adegeye, dies hours before musician's 75th birthday
KSA and Hon. RisikatFile

Hon Risikat Adegeye, wife to Juju music legend, Chief Sunday Adeniyi Adegeye professionally known as King Sunny Adé, has died.

The former Lagos State House of Assembly member was said to have died on Tuesday morning.

Risikat's death comes hours before the 75th birthday of the jùjú singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, on the 22nd of September.

The deceased was a member of the ruling All Progressives Congress.

She once served as a member representing Amuwo- Odofin Local Government at the Lagos State House of Assembly.

At the time of filing of this report, there has been no official statement on her death from the family.

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