[News] I wasn’t done making him proud – Adekunle Gold cries out after losing dad

Nigerian music singer, Adekunle Gold has broken his silence following the death of his father, Prince Hakeem Adeyemi Kosoko who died the 27th of May, 2019 after an
unnamed illness and was buried according to Islamic rites on Thursday May 30, at the private vault of Ikoyi Cemetery.
Since the demise of his father, Adekunle Gold hasn’t made any public statement or even shared a post on any of his social media accounts. In this emotional tribute,
he wrote on how he was not done making his dad proud before his demise.
Read Below….
I feel a great sense of loss to
officially announce that after we
fought so hard, my father passed
on the 27th of May, 2019.
My father was a GREAT man. He
has always been the man I’ve
looked up to. Growing up, I watched
him work so hard for so little. He
was very honest and has never
been interested in shortcuts.
Hard work and integrity meant
everything to him. My father. I will
always remember, what he said in
this statement: “I’ve been in service
far too long to let quick money ruin
my reputation”. This was my Father.
He is forever to be remembered as
a teacher. My teacher.
We all know that teachers weren’t
big earners but my dad would
ensure we always had everything
we ever needed.
My Dad was so loving towards me.
My father often wanted me to
toughen up, it’s funny because he
was the opposite tender and
sentimental about me and my
sisters.
Sadly, I was not done making him
proud, there are dreams I had with
him in the picture, I don’t know
guys, I really wasn’t done.
I find little solace in something I
read today. “God knows how to
write straight on crooked lines” This
area is very crooked for me, these
are depths of grief that I have never
dived. But God…God will figure it
out.
I thank you all for your prayers, your
support, your kind words. None of
them have gone unnoticed. I pray
the love you’ve shown me will be
accorded you in your time of need.
To my Dad, the greatest man I will
ever know in this life and the next,
sun re o!
Adieu papa. May your soul rest in
perfect peace.

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