A special moment was dedicated to the memory of late Ghanaian artiste, Ebony during the 2018 edition of ‘Lights Up’ at University of Cape Coast las week.
Led by DJ Mingle and MC Kojo Manuel, patrons of the event ‘lit up’ the dim venue by lifting up high the lights of their phones whilst signing along to songs by the late ‘Sponsor’ artiste.
‘Lights Up’ was held at the forecourt of the Valco Hall of the University of Cape Coast on Friday, March 16, 2018 as part of the hall’s yearly week celebrations.
The jams provided by Mingle made the event a memorable one, and had the stduents asking for more.
The event was powered by Echo House.
A tribute and vigil concert will be held in Ebony’s honour at the La Trade Fair Centre in Accra on March 23.Some of Ghana’s top artistes are expected to perform at the concert. It will be a prelude to the funeral service of the late Ghanaian artiste.The burial will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2018. Prior to that, the funeral service will be held at the forecourt of the State House in Accra on the same day from 5am.The funeral service will be officiated by Dr. Lawrence Tetteh, leader of UK-based World Miracle Outreach.
Ebony died after she was involved in a gory accident on the Kumasi–Sunyani road on February 8, 2018 when she was returning to Accra from Sunyani.
Her friend, Franky Kuri, and a Military Man, Atsu Vondee, who is said to be her bodyguard on board a Jeep from Sunyani also died in the head-on collision with a VIP bus heading towards Sunyani from Kumasi.