The body which of the veteran singer arrived at the COSON head office was received by members of the association. In a series of photos on it\’s Instagram page, a number of celebrities and associates of the late reggae singer came to pay homage to him.
\”The journey home begins, as the body of rub a dub master Ras Kimono arrives COSON House for his lying in state…. #raskimonoliveson #raskimono #kimono #raskimonoliesinstateatcosonhouse #kimonoliveson #COSON #COSONHouse,\” one of the photos was captioned.
According to reports, he died today, Sunday, June 10, 2018, after he slumped on Saturday, June 9, 2018, and was rushed to a hospital in Ikoyi, where he gave up the ghost. A family source who spoke to Channels Television also confirmed the report. Tony Okoroji, while reacting to Kimono\’s death, said: \”This is a terrible loss to the music industry.\”
Following the news of Kimono\’s death, some Nigerians have begun to wish him farewell on social media.