Singer Tiwa Savage has lost her father.
Savage took to her verified Instagram page to announce the death of her father earlier on Monday.
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 of 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.”
Meanwhile, some of her fans and well-wishers have taken to the comment section to commiserate with her.
Popular comedian, Broda Shaggi, wrote: “Please stay strong Queen.”
Actor, Alex Ekubo, while consoling the singer, said: “Pls be strong. Daddy is in a better place.”
Afro-beats singer, 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.”