BY ADA DIKE
Sad news reaching us stated that a fast rising musician, Jarhead, aka Jesse Tabansi, has died. The son of a billionaire businessman, Anselm Tabansi, according to a source, gave up the ghost after getting involved in a car crash alongside his friend who later survived the accident.
Anselm Tabansi is the owner of popular Lagos hotel, Maison Fahrenheit and Svengali furniture.
Before his unfortunate passing, Jarhead had released songs like Ki lon waso, Last Time, Shake, and Boma Ye. He was reportedly being groomed to take over his father’s businesses.
His Instagram page revealed that his last words on the photo/video sharing app were: “Come and go but don’t kill yourself.”
Some of his colleagues in the industry have been sending their condolences including Banky W who wrote: “This is terrible, heart wrenching news. Met you through your Pops, and you immediately struck me as a kind soul and a bright light. I can only imagine the pain your family must feel at this time. Rest in peace eternally Jesse. May God provide the strength and comfort that only He can, to your family and friends. Rest well champ… Rest well.”
Also, Banky W’s wife, actress Adesua Etomi, paid her condolences and wrote. “Gone too soon. Rest well star”.