Music stars Teni and Niniola’s tribute to their dad Simeon Olaosebikan Apata who was murdered by employed assassins 24 years in the past.
Their father was a retired Nigerian Military Brigadier-Common and he was assassinated on January eight, 1995.
Teni Entertainer wrote:
“APATA GANGA!!!!! ERINLAKATABU!!!!!! Hey daddy your little lady ain’t so little anymore, yah lady is occurring tour, yah little Teni is now MAKANAKI, I want you have been right here to listen to individuals sing my songs phrase for phrase.
They thought killing you was the top, however we solely simply began, we’re taking this to the 🌎. And sure I did it, I graduated from the college. I’m working actually exhausting to make you smile wherever you’re. RIP to the bravest man I’ve ever heard of.
Dangerous boy benzy! OGA, philanthropist, soldier, enterprise man, Thanks for all of the lives you touched. Love you all the time until we meet once more. “Received ro pe o tan, sugbon olorun so pe o ku, omo laso”
Right here’s what Niniola wrote:
JAN eighth 1995 D Day i watched U go:
Omoluwoleja SIMEON OLAOSEBIKAN APATA lati Ilejemeje ni EKITI STATE.
You made me proud to be from IYE- EKITI.
You named me NINIOLA( which implies,to have wealth)cos my delivery introduced forth good tidings.That was if you purchased our first colored TV and every thing began falling into place.
Omo ologo didan.
I miss you a lot.
I miss plaiting your hair.
I miss maintaining your secrets and techniques.
I miss your GUN assortment.
You have been my BESTFRIEND.
I used to be your FAVOURITE CHILD.
You used to point out off your dancing child “NINIOLA” to your mates.
You’d even file me in your camcoder.
How I want you have been right here to see your BABY killing each stage.
You made me a QUEEN the second I used to be born making me untouchable.
You have been a Visionary , Philantropist , Educationist , Soldier and so forth
Thanks for loving us all..
I’ll ceaselessly cherish the nice reminiscences we shared.
Until we meet once more
APATA = ROCK