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Davido mourns his late photographer

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Davido mourns his late photographer

By Alex Enebeli

Famous Nigerian-American singer and record producer David Adeleke, aka Davido, paid tribute to his late photographer, Fortune Ateumunname.

The superstar took to his Instagram page @davido on Saturday to mourn Ateumunname, saying the latter had not given him the chance to keep his promises.

Ateumunname died on Tuesday September 21 after drowning in an undisclosed location in Lagos.

Davido described the late photographer as the “best kid and a rare breed”.

He wrote: “I can’t believe you are gone and since we met you have never left me for a single day. Your page says it all.

“You have gone from being a complete stranger to one of my closest confidants in a matter of weeks and there is nowhere I have entered where you and your purpose have not entered.

“I can’t even believe I’m writing a tribute about you right now when we still had so much to do.

“Your workshops, studios, trips, shows, stages and moments and I can’t believe you didn’t give me the chance to keep the rest of my promises.”

Davido said his heart was heavy, adding that he was grateful to have met the last photographer.

“You are the best kid and a rare breed,” he said, adding that they had both traveled the world and created so many iconic moments.

“You are irreplaceable and you are gone now, but I will make sure you are never forgotten!” I love you, “he wrote.

Source: NAN

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