Reekado Banks, a singer whose real name is Ayoleyi Hanniel Solomon, has confirmed the passing of his mother Dorcas Solomon.
In an Instagram post on Tuesday, the 28-year-old made the revelation and asked for people to pray for his family.
“It is with Heavy heart that we announce the passing of our wife, mother, grandmother, sister, confidant and friend. Dorcas Olubunmi Solomon is survived by her husband, sisters, children and grandchildren.
“We implore the general public to keep us in prayers at this difficult time. The Solomon Family,” the post read.
Fellow celebrities like Seyi Law who recently lost his mother, Bisola Aiyeola, Oxlade, Praize, Broda Shaggi and Naira Marley consoled Reekado Banks in the comment section of the post.
Born in Lagos, Reekado Banks is the last child of his family.
His father is a pastor from Ondo State and his mother was a caterer.