Death of Manu Dibango: Many emotional reactions greet the “giant of African music” who died from the Covid-19

TRIBUTES From Angélique Kidjo to Youssou Ndour and Franck Riester, several personalities have split a message of tribute to the announcement of the death of Manu Dibango on Tuesday

The announcement of the death of singer and saxophonist Manu Dibango on Tuesday at the age of 86 from the aftermath of Covid-19 was greeted with great emotion. "OH NO NOT YOU MANU DIBANGO. I don't have the words to translate all my sadness. You were a big brother, a pride for Cameroon and for the whole of Africa ”, reacted the singer Youssou Ndour on Twitter by deploring“ an immense loss ”.

“You have always been there for me from my beginnings in Paris, to these rehearsals two months ago.