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REVEALED: See what killed Majek Fashek’s1 min read

As I write, I’m currently listening to Majek Fashek’s song, titled “NEW YORK”.


Legendary Reggae star, Majekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek died in New York on June 1.



It has now been revealed that he died after battling with cancer for almost a year, according to Vanguard.



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He also confirmed the singer died in New York, not in London where he was previously receiving treatment. Uzoma said the doctors advised he should be moved close to his family, which influenced his being moved to New York where his wife and three sons live.


He said Majek was separated from his family for 10 years until last year September when they were reunited on the advice of his doctors that he should be close to his family.


“We moved him from London to New York last September as advised by doctors, that he should stay close to the family. Majek reunited with his family last year after 10 years of separation. He died in their company, ” Uzoma said.


Majek, who was born on March 7, 1963, was 57 years old when he died.


Details of his funeral arrangement will be made available in due time.

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