Mavin Records label boss, Don Jazzy has lost his mother.
The popular music producer and philanthropist took to social media on Friday evening to make the announcement.
Don Jazzy, who was born Michael Collins Ajereh, said that his mother’s demise occurred on Friday morning.
He described her as his supporter and backbone, saying he was beyond devastated by her death.
“I lost my sweet mother this morning. The matriarch of our family. My supporter and backbone @indianpicolo.
“I am beyond devastated. I have never felt pain like this in my life but I am consoled by the good life she lived. She was loved by everyone that ever met her.
“She was so strong till the last minute for us even while she battled with cancer.
“I have never typed a more difficult caption in my life. Please pray for our Mums soul to Rest In Peace and for strength for my dad, my siblings, her grandchildren and our entire family to bear this loss,” Don Jazzy wrote.