Top socialite of the ’80s and’ 90s, and Seriki Adinni of NMC, Alhaji Rafiu Bakare, AKA “Elele”, for whom many songs of praise were composed by many Fuji and Juju musicians back then, including the likes of K1 D Ultimate is dead.
According to sources, he was hale and hearty before suddenly falling ill and had to call 911 by himself in far away USA.
Upon arrival at the emergency room, he was resuscitated from what appeared to be a mild cardiac arrest prior to the second attack which was more severe and he was pronounced dead.
According to Muslim rites, he has been buried yesterday, 4th of March, in Maryland, United States.
He will be sorely missed by family, friends and well-wishers.
He is survived by a wife and kids.