Cameroonian Revolutionary Singer Lapiro de Mbanga has died


Lapiro de Mbanga

Lapiro de Mbanga

Cameroonian revolutionary and most outspoken artist, song writer, producer and activist Lambo Pierre Roger popular known by his artist name Lapiro de Mbanga is no more. Lapiro de Mbanga died on Sunday afternoon 16th March 2014 in New York in the United States.

Speaking to African Celebrities Magazine, Paris based Alain Mouafo, one of his managers and friends said Lapiro died of Cancer related illness. He added that the artist also known as Ndinga Man had been diagnosed of cancer about five years ago when he was in prison.

Preparations are underway in France, United States and his home town of Mbanga where he also served as Mayor to transport his remains to his land of birth Cameroon.

An update of this story shall follow.

 

Lapiro de Mbanga on stage in Brussels 2011

Lapiro de Mbanga on stage in Brussels 2011

Lapiro and African Celebrities Magazine Editor-in-Chief Larry Bate Takang in Brussels 2011

Lapiro (left) and African Celebrities Magazine Editor-in-Chief Larry Bate Takang (right) in Brussels 2011