Iconic Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage is in a gloomy mood as she has lost her father to the cold hands of death one week after the death of her friend and rumoured lover, Obama DMW.
The singer in an Instagram post announced that she lost her dearly beloved father during the early hours of Monday, July 19.
Although Tiwa didn’t disclose the cause of her death, her post suggested that the man had been battling an illness for years before eventually losing the fight.
The My Darling crooner added that her father’s death is tough on her and she has become numb.
She wrote, “Early hours of this morning, you made a peaceful transition. You fought till the very end, you really fought daddy. It’s been rough for you these past couple years but you are resting now.
“This is tough on me, I’m so numb, so weak. Rest In Perfect Peace my King. I love you daddy. Savy t’eko, pappin K.” (sic)
Fans and well-wishers of the singer have taken to the comment section to commiserate with her.
Popular comedian, Broda Shaggi, wrote, “Please stay strong Queen.”
Similarly, actor, Alex Ekubo, while consoling the singer, said, “Pls be strong. Daddy is in a better place.”
Afro-beats maestro, Seun Kuti, while trying to cheer the songstress up, said, “Wishing u all the strength and fortitude you need to bear this loss. Welcome to the club my sister.”