RIVERS STATE DEPUTY GOVERNOR, DR IPANIBO HARRY BANIGO EULOGIZED THE LATE KING OF HIGH LIFE MUSIC CARDINAL REX JIM LAWSON ON THE GOLDEN JUBILEE OF HIS DEATH
Written by miebaka ikiriko on January 18, 2021
Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr. Ipalibo Harry Banigo has eulogized the late king of High Life Music Cardinal Rex Jim Lawson on the Golden Jubilee of his death.
In a statement Dr. Banigo described the late Music maestro as a great patriot who used his musical talent to put the Rivers people on the global map with his great Lyrics and well synchronized musical instruments especially the alto saxophone which earned him the title Cardinal.
According to the Deputy Governor fifty years after his sudden demise in a tragic auto crash Rex Lawson’s music is still very relevant and time less because of the philosophical theological and multi-lingual nature of his music which appeals to all striate of the society. She said the late Cardinal Jim Rex Erekeosima Lawson would forever be remembered as a great son of the Niger Delta, whose music has continued positively impact on the society and prayed God to continue to grant his soul eternal repose