In what could be described as an unfortunate occurrence, the Nigerian creative industry has lost one of its upcoming gems following the sad and untimely death of a fast-rising rap act. The young Nigerian rapper identified as Ziggy was said to have died after he sustained a terrible fall from the top of a building.
According to reports making the rounds online, Ziggy died on Sunday, June 16, after he fell off a 4-story building in his Paradise Estate residence, in Lekki area of Lagos state. It was also gathered that the fatal fall had occurred after he unknowingly stepped into an open space which was supposed to house an elevator.
A visit to his Instagram page shows that the fans and followers are already mourning the death of the vibrant young man, under one of his posts.
Read comments below:
thomas_espn: I’m so sorry this happened to you, RIP brother
josephemmanuelobiesie: So this was actually your last pics he knows it will be like these rip
tgc4real: Rest in perfect peace… still like a dream God knows best
all_buttered: May God rest your soul
21kurz: Life is a play ground so do all the things you would regret not doing no one knows what’s coming in the after life rest on just knew you were there.
Ziggy although not known by many, appeared to have been friends with the likes of Mavin Record’s Dr Sid, as well as sensational rapper Yungsix.