Renowned Nigerian singer, Joshua Olonitan (Slim Joe), is dead.
He passed on after a prolonged battle with renal failure.
His death was announced on January 1 by one of his friends and colleague, Raymond Gbaji, on Facebook.
It was reported last year that the musician was battling organ failure.
Slim Joe broke into the music industry after the release of his hit single ‘O ti Yan Yan.’
He released several singles under his personal imprint, Yan Yan records and featured major acts like Don Jazzy and Iyanya.