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Afrobeat singer, Femi Kuti is currently mourning the death of Dodo Mayana, one of the dancers of late Fela Anikulapo Kuti.

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The news, which has left the Afrobeat singer in a sober mood, has seen also seen the Bang Bang singer alleging that the ex-dancer was murdered.

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Questioning the cause of her death, Femi tweeted, “Heard that Dodo who sells outside the Shrine was hit by a car on her way home by Grammar sch. opposite Omole Estate. I’m so sad. Sounds more like Dodo was mugged ‘cos when we got to her, nothing was found on her, no money, no phone. Mehn sad sad sad.


'Dodo was such a nice and friendly person RIP. May those who did this not go free. Unfortunately, our police might never find them. She was mugged they now say most likely she took first chance, killed, dumped by Grammar sch,' he tweeted.


Dodo, who joined Femi Kuti's band as a caged dancer after the death of Fela in 1997, retired years back to sell drinks at the Afrikan Shrine.

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