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By OgbeniPOG | self meida writer
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Popular Nigerian Highlife musician, Chris Ajilo is dead. 

Christopher Ajilo who sang the popular street anthem 'Eko O Gba Gbere' died in the early hours of today at Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesha, Osun State,south west,Nigeria.He was aged 91 before his demise. 

The late music icon was one of the leading musicians who ruled the airwaves in the 50s to 80s. 

The late music maestro was born on the 26th of December, 1929 in Okepopo area of Lagos state,south west, Nigeria.

He had his elementary and secondary school education in Lagos state before he travelled to London,United Kingdom where he started his musical career.

He began his music education at the Central School of Dance Music, West Street London where he learnt how to play musical instruments including flute, clarinet and saxophone among others. 

May his soul continue to rest in perfect peace and may God grant the bereaved family the fortitude to bear the irreplaceable loss.

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