Ras Kimono was buried in Onicha-Olona in the district of the northern local government of the state of Anicia, Delta.
According to the Avangard report, veteran reggae singerRemains contained in the color box of Rastafarian, were lowered into the ground exactly after 3.20 hours of Wen. Josiah Ogom Asaba Diocese of the Anglican Communion on Saturday, August 25, 2018.
Kimono was buried in a marble tile mausoleum, located in his hometown in the northern district of local government Anich.
A large presence of Nigerian performers, led by the chairman of the Copyright Society of Nigeria, COSON, Tony Okhorji also attended Opa Williams, Orits Wiliki, daddy Showkey, Buchi, yellow man, righteous man, sea of sweets and Bright Chimezie among other things.
Other officials attending the event were Delta's commissar for youth development, Caro Ilolo, who represented the governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Hon Ameachi Mrakpor, Emeka Nwaobi, Commissioner for Cultural Affairs and Tourism of the Delta, Basim Chinite, and members of the Brotherhood of Rastas, including the national great patron in Nigeria, Ras Edu Dixon,
Here are some of the highlights of kimono burial
Kimono was unbeatable – Tony Okhorji
Chairman of the Copyright Society of Nigeria, COSON, Tony Okhorji, who also attended the funeral of Ras Kimono, said that the late singer was invincible.
Okhorji said:The kimono was invincible, unapproachable and beautiful. He was a Nigerian, like no other. We do not mourn him, we celebrate it. Kimono never drank, never smoked and never ate meat, but he was magnificent in his chosen area.
"When we say goodbye to this lion, let's remember that he did not have a father, no mother, no brother, no sister, but see how the world revered him. We must unite to support the daughters he left behind".
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