A well-known gospel music producer and singer, Ebenezer Ayeni, has been declared dead from a gunshot wound just a week before his wedding.
The gospel star died after he was attacked by armed robbers in Oyo, Ibadan state on Thursday, June 10th.
His friends have taken to social media to mourn his sudden demise, saying that the music producer was set to tie the knot with his lover next week but ended up being attacked by armed robbers who raided his home.
After being shot, he was said to have been rushed to the University College Hospital Ibadan and another private hospital where he was rejected as the hospital staff allegedly requested a police report before he could be treated.
He was left bleeding and subsequently died hours later in the pool of his own blood.His body has since been deposited in the morgue.
Responding to the news of his sudden death, one of his friends with the name MC ShayorComedian took to his social media handle to express his sadness, he wrote;
”Man of God like I used to call you, Ebenezer Ayeni
NIGERIA WHAT HAS TO HAPPEN TO YOU TOO AND MY HEART BLEEDS.
Your Government has failed you
UCH has failed you
NIGERIA has failed you
I was still discussing with Bishop Shane Anifowose Oluwasinaayomi How we will dance and spray you money next week Saturday
Your wedding clothes that I bought are ready. I spoke with your wife to be she said I told her I was coming on Wednesday and I said yes, said I should wake u up for her. Baba wake up oo we still believe in miracles and God still answers prayers u can still wake up to surprise us. How do you want the young ones you are gathering and putting on the right path to feel?
How do u want Bolarinwa Kehinde Ajipe to feel, who will fulfill at space you occupied in her Heart?
And to all Nigerian youths out there na once person dey die, at this point, I don’t care what happens to me again, as long as it won’t happen to my next generation let me do the fighting now and die and nothing happens to the people.
That are coming behind me #UchFailedUs #jraphahospitalfailedus #nigeriafailedus #Mcshayorsayyourmind
Eben, you can still wake up, my eye is full of tears right now and I can’t control myself.
With the sadness surrounding his death, his fans are however also left heartbroken by his sudden death.
May his soul rest in peace