Musique : Le célèbre artiste togolais Jimi Hope quitte la scène

07 Août, 2019, 18:25 | Auteur: Christine Menetries

Le Chef de l'État, Faure Gnassingbé a salué la mémoire de l'artiste togolais Jimi Hope décédé dans la nuit du dimanche 4 au lundi 5 août 2019 à Paris des suites d'une courte maladie.

De son vrai nom Koffi SENAYA, Jimi Hope est un artiste chanteur et plasticien très connu et aimé du public togolais. Il avait 63 ans. Le président togolais, Faure Gnassingbé, a joint sa voix au concert des hommages pour lui rendre un dernier témoignage.

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" Je salue la mémoire de l'illustre défunt". C'est "un grand homme qui honore notre pays", a écrit le n°1 togolais. Ses convictions, sa foi, sa vision de l'art africain et universaliste nous manqueront à tout jamais. "Paix à son âme", a-t-il ajouté.

Selon le journal, une source depuis Lille (France) où vivaient la femme de l'artiste et ses enfants aurait confirmé l'hospitalisation de Jimi Hope qui se trouvait dans le coma depuis des mois. A son actif, plus de 250 œuvres au nombre desquelles quelques-unes des magnifiques fresques murales qui décorent la capitale togolaise, Lomé.

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