Famous Apala music drummer, Alhaji AbdulRahmon Adewole Alao (Onilu Ola) is dead.
The death of late lead drummer of the Ayinla Omowura’s Apala band was announced by one of his children, Kameel Adewole at 9:49 pm Tuesday night.
Adewole Alao gave up the ghost exactly a month after he was specially celebrated on his 97th birthday in November by the Ayinla Omowura Music Lovers International at Lisabi Elite Club, Abeokuta.
The deceased will be buried by 4pm today at his residence at Arinlese, Abeokuta.
The surviving members of the then Apala group now remains Hadji Rahmon Adetunji ( kemuye Rahmoni) and Sikiru Oyewole, who are both Apala muscians based in Abeokuta.