The family of the late gospel singer, Sammie Okposo, on Friday issued an official statement on his death.
The statement, which was signed by a member of the family, Hector Okposo, called for privacy as the family grieves.
The statement read, “It is with a heavy heard but with total submission to God that I announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, Minister of God, Sammie Okposo. Sammie slept and went to be with the Lord on the morning of Friday, November 25, 2022. More details about the burial will be communicated soon.
“We are consoled because we know that he is with Jesus singing with angels. We kindly request that the family is allowed to grieve peacefully at this time.”