President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his condolences to the Fasasi family on the death of Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan.
Buhari mourned the passing of the 44-year-old artiste in a statement on Monday by his spokesman, Femi Adesina.
The Nigerian leader described Sound Sultan’s demise as a loss to the music industry and Nigeria.
Buhari said the rapper, singer, songwriter and actor, “lived an exemplary life and achieved several milestones in his career”.
He affirmed that Sound Suntan was kind, generous, and deeply passionate about issues in the country, which was reflected in his music and art.
Buhari prayed for the repose of the soul of the departed and comfort for his family, friends and associates.
Sound Sultan was kind, lived an exemplary life – Buhari