Ayefele’s dad dies during 76th birthday celebration

Gospel artiste, Yinka Ayefele lost his dad on Sunday, 12th October, 2014 in an unusual occurrence. The deceased, Pa Joshua Ayefele was said to have slumped and died during his 76th birthday party. Eye witness at the birthday celebration which took place in Ekiti stated that ‘he just saw Yinka Ayefele who was going back to Ibadan to his car, came back and was talking to some friends when he slumped and died immediately’.The family were said to have had a thanksgiving service at the Anglican Church, Ipoti Ekiti and were treating the guests to a reception at home when the celebrant slumped and died.

A source close to Yinka Ayefele confirmed the story and also disclosed that the deceased had a premonition of his death because he was the one that asked his children to celebrate his 76th birthday which they considered unusual, never knowing it would be their last moment with their father.