President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has sent congratulatory message to music icon King Sunny Ade in a statement issued by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina in Abuja on Wednesday.
The statement celebrates King Sunny Ade for his inspirational and motivational works over the years taking African music worldwide
“President Buhari joins friends, family and fans of the multi-talented instrumentalist, songwriter and dancer in celebrating his remarkable life.”
“The Septuagenarian had over the years brought pride to his country by mastering his art against all odds, taking the African musical genre to the global stage.”
“King Sunny Ade’s love for humanity, especially the less privileged, by setting up a foundation that caters for the needs of others and I pray that almighty God would grant the versatile entertainer longer life, good health and more strength.”