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Cameroonian Jazz Legend Manu Dibango Succumbs To Coronavirus

Cameroonian Jazz Legend Manu Dibango Succumbs To Coronavirus

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By Elite Reporter Veteran  Cameroonian jazz star Manu Dibango has become the first African celebrity to die as a result of the deadly Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The 86-year-old musician, who was recovering at a hospital in France, died after having tested positive for the coronavirus. Dibango's family confirmed his death in a Facebook post which reads: "It is with deep sadness that we announce the loss of Manu Dibango, our Papy Groove, who passed away on 24 March 2020, at 86 years old, because of Covid-19."  The family also communicated that a public memorial service would be held at a later time and that presently, they would be conducting his funeral in private. Many of his fans describe Dibango as one of the "foremost pioneers of Afro-jazz, known for his fus...
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