It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of budding singer, Zara Gretti.
Real name, Margaret Mary Oluwatoyin Ejiro Joseph, the singer had battled multiple sclerosis, a nervous condition which affects the ability of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord to communicate with each other effectively. Zara had been receiving treatment in the United States where she eventually died. Her last tweet which was a day ago read:
Zara broke into limelight with her single 'Aboko ku' and was previously under the management of good friend, Toni Payne before they parted ways. Upon the news of her death, several celebrities took to Twitter to express their shock.
Toolz of the Beat 99.9FM tweeted:
"Nope I refuse to believe this..."
DJ Spinall tweeted:
"I know she will reply my voice mail when she wakes up, I don't understand what you are all tweeting"
Rest in peace, Zara...