One of the most respected Nigerian musicians from the north of the country, Adamu Wayya, best known as Danmaraya Jos, is dead. He was 69. Mr. Salihu, the Director General of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN), announced at about 4P.M Saturday on his Facebook page.
DanMaraya is known for performing at key events across the country. His last known public performance was at the PDP’s fund raising dinner in Abuja before the 2015 general election.
Nollywood Actor, Ali Nuhu, also mourned the musician:
He was also buried today according to Muslim rights