Former ANA vice chairman Aderinokun dies at 80

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Former Vice Chairman of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Otunba Eddie Aderinokun is dead.

He passed on January 3 at 80, following a brief illness.

A statement by brother Chief Kayode Aderinokun reads:”With great sadness, but with submission to the will of God, we announce the passing on to glory of beloved Father, Grandfather, Husband, Brother, Otunba Eddie, Olayiwola Aderinokun on the 3rd of January 2021, following a brief illness.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Family.”

Until death, the late Aderinokun, a and enthusiast was a major benefactor of ANA chapter.

He founded The Clusters, a pop group in in the late sixties and featured great talents such as Berkeley Jones (guitarist), Tony Amadi, Linus Okechi and Jibade Thomas. Aderinokun was an enigmatic and resourceful patron of the for Relevant Arts (CORA) and its projects.

The Nation