King Sunny Ade’s Wife, Risikat Adegeye Passes On
Legendary Nigerian musician King Sunny Ade has lost his wife, Honourable Risikat Adegeye, a former member of the Lagos State House of Assembly.
It has been reported that she died of cancer complications.
In a statement, Folarin, son of the former Member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, said her remains have been deposited at the TOS funeral homes in Lagos.
“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.”
Adegeye represented Amuwo-Odofin at the Lagos State House of Assembly between 2011 and 2015, is a former chairmanship aspirant under the platform of All Progressives Congress in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area.