Nigerians have gone to various platforms to pay their respects to artist Sound Sultan after the news of his death was publicized.
The singer died in the early hours of Sunday, according to a family statement, following a battle with throat cancer.
See reactions from Nigerians on social media:
*** This is so painful. Rest In Peace Legend!! May God grant his family, friends and fans worldwide the fortitude to bear this tragic loss.” wrote popular comedian Mr Macaroni.
*** fter Dagrins death, I don’t think I’ve ever been this struck by the death of another celebrity F*******k
** * Chai Omg the good die young, May his soul rest in peace Sound Sultan