Family, associates, fans keep Barrister’s memory alive

TVC E - More than six years after his death, family, friends and fans of the late fuji music icon, Sikiru Ayinde Barrister, gathered in Lagos to keep the memory of the music great alive. The event tagged Barry Day 2016, was organised by the Ayinde Barrister Legacy Club, and attracted a large crowd of lovers of the musician, including longtime fans like Alhaji Adisa Osiefa, Prince Adeniji Adele, Adewale Ayuba, Alhaja Mayabikan and several others, who Barrister praised in most of his albums. Members of the club, who stormed the Airport Hotel, Lagos, venue of the event, from all over the country, spoke in glowing terms of their hero, who most of them described as a genius. Speaking of his bosom friend, Alhaji Osiefa, who had been variously described as the ‘twin brother’ of the late musician, said: “To say that we miss him is an understatement. You can imagine what happens when...