Juju maestro and King of African Beats, Chief Sunday Adegeye, popularly called King Sunny Ade, has lost one of his wives, Hon. Risikat Ajoke Adegeye.
Hon. Adegeye, who is also a former lawmaker in Lagos State, reportedly died in the early hours of Tuesday. The cause of her death was unknown as at the time of filing this report.
A source told WESTERN POST: “We lost the wife of Juju maestro, King Sunny Ade, Hon. Risikat Adegeye. She died this morning in Lagos. May her soul rest in perfect peace.”
Adegeye represented Amuwo-Odofin Constituency 1 in the 6th Assembly of Lagos State House of Assembly between 2007-2011.
Hon. Adegeye was one of the leaders of Amuwo-Odofin and her voice is very influential in the area.