Veteran Nigerian highlife artist, Emmanuel Ntia, has passed on at 94.
Emmanuel Ntia As indicated by the News Agency of Nigeria,NAN, who was outstanding for his significant hit, ‘The Fish Song’, which shaken move lobbies in the late sixties and mid seventies passed on Monday in the place where he grew up, Abak, Akwa Ibom.
Ntai packed away COSON Roll of Honor at the general public’s fifth Anniversary in Lagos in 2015 for his extraordinary commitments to the resistance of the privileges of innovative individuals in Nigeria.
In his tribute, COSON Chairman, Tony Okoroji adulated late Emmanuel Ntia for his “unbeatable commitment” to the reason for performers in Nigeria.
“Emmanuel Ntia was a really incredible and imperishable Nige
rian entertainer who remained for what he put stock in till the end.”Notwithstanding our noteworthy age contrast, he treated me like his sibling and was one of my incredible supporters both in my jobs as President of PMAN and Chairman of COSON.
“There was nothing anybody could have given Ntia that would have made him desert COSON.
“He was 100% dedicated to the COSON cause and will be recollected always,” he said.