Osupa, Kollington and Pasuma

By Taiwo Okanlawon

Popular Fuji musicians Saheed Osupa and Wasiu Alabi Pasuma on Tuesday paid homage to their forerunner Kollington Ayinla as he celebrated his birthday.

In a message posted on Instagram, Saheed Osupa prayed for the veteran singer for long life and good health.

“Happy birthday to a legend. Baami kebe n’ kwara. May your days be long in good health, abundant wealth, peace of mind and happiness. I wish you long life and prosperity sir,” he wrote.

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In his Instagram post, Pasuma prayed mostly in Yoruba language for the man who calls himself the Fuji general.

He wrote: “Happy birthday sir motoro emi gigun pelu alafia toh peye funyin lagbara olohun oba insha ALLAHU 🙏🙏🙏🙏kolohun jeee kariyin peee sir,igba odun iseju kan niii sir @general_kollington_ayinla I celebrate yhu today and I will continue to celebrate yhu forever babaaaaaa.”

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Happy birthday sir motoro emi gigun pelu alafia toh peye funyin lagbara olohun oba insha ALLAHU 🙏🙏🙏🙏kolohun jeee kariyin peee sir,igba odun iseju kan niii sir @general_kollington_ayinla i celebrate yhu today and i will continue to celebrate yhu forever babaaaaaa miiii 🙌🙌🙌🙌🙌❤❤❤❤

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A contemporary of the late Sikiru Ayinde Barrister, Kollinton is from Ilota a village on the outskirts of Ilorin, Kwara State.

He is fondly called Baba Alatika, Kebe-n-Kwara and Baba Alagbado by adoring fans.