By Busari Yusuf
Gospel singer and West African Idols runner up, Eric Arubayi has died at the age of 33 years.
According to several reports, the singer died on Saturday, February 11, 2017, at the Delta State University Teaching Hospital after battling an illness.
Late Eric is survived by his wife, Chinonso and a son.
Eric came into limelight in the music scene after he participation in the West African Idol maiden edition in 2007 which was won by Timi Dakolo.
Our prayers are with the family at this trying time.
May his soul rest in peace.