Risikat Adeyege, Wife of legendary Juju musician and performer, Sunday Adeniyi Adeyege who is otherwise known as King Sunny Ade has died.
She died on Tuesday 21st September after a brief illness.
Mrs. Adeyege was a former member of Lagos State House of Assembly under the All Progressive Party.
Mr. George Folarin Oyebande confirmed her death via a statement on behalf of King Sunny Ade’s family.
“We wish to formally inform, friends, well-wishers, political associates, and the general public that Hon Risikat Ajoke Adegeye passed on after a brief illness during the early hours of Tuesday, 21st September 2021.”
“Hon Risikat Ajoke Adegeye was a Honourable Member in the 6th Assembly of the Lagos State House of Assembly.”
“She will be greatly missed not only by her immediate family but also by her political associates and followers. Further information in respect to her burial ceremony will be announced later after extensive consultations with the family.”
“Thank you as we pray that she continues to rest peacefully and eternally with the Almighty God.”