Nigerian legendary reggae artist, Augustine Okeleke Onwubuya, popularly known as Ras Kimono was from Onicha Olona in Aniocha North LGA of Delta State and will be buried on August 25, family said in a statement.

The bereaved family of the singer who passed on in June, made this known on Monday, July 2nd.

The statement read: “We wish to inform the general public that the Burial Ceremony for late Ras Kimono has been slated for the 25th day of August, 2018.

“The program of the events leading to the funeral will be made available in due course.

“We wish to thank everyone who has individually and collectively supported us during these trying times and we pray the Almighty God to guide and protect us all.”