- Member of Migos and husband to Cardi B, Offset, was saddened when he learnt his great uncle was no more
- Offset announced through Instagram that his great uncle succumbed to COVID-19 and asked his fans to pray for his family
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American rapper Cardi B’s husband and member of popular rap group Migos, Offset, has lost a close relative to COVID-19.
The tatted rapper said the dreaded pandemic took the life of his great uncle named Jerry.
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The rapper disclosed the sad news through Instagram as he regretted having to say goodbye to someone he knew and loved.
Offset asked his fans to put his family in prayers as they try to come to terms with the sudden loss of one of their own.
“This corona has killed my uncle, RIP uncle Jerry. Pray for my family,” he penned and attached a crying emoji.
Offset and his wife were vocal about their part in the fight against COVID-19 and always asked people to stay safe, wear masks and pray always.
Cardi even admitted she was sticking to the rules of lockdown and avoided going out or getting into contact with people from outside.
The female rap icon disclosed the pandemic stopped her from getting down and dirty with the father of her child since the two were not under one roof at one point.
Offset’s wife even became viral after she started shouting “coronavirus, yea it is real” and her words were turned into a song which warned guys against underestimating the severity of the virus.
The rapper’s fans condoled with him and sent tons of messages to comfort him after learning of his great uncle’s demise.
Offset's loyal followers promised to pray for the grief stricken artiste and hoped his pain would come to an end soon enough.
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