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Christian Longomba: Legendary musician laid to rest

Late Congolese musician Christian Longomba was on Thursday, March 18 laid to rest in Los Angeles, California in the United States.

Richie Longomba brother to the late, had previously revealed about the burial while at an interview with Willy M Tuva.

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Photos of the burial ceremony were shared by the late’s brother Lovy through his Instagram account and captioned a touching message.

Christian succumbed to brain cancer aged 37. Photo: Prophetlovy/Instagram

Lovy thanked God for the life of his brother Christian

‘Thank you Lord Jesus for the life of your servant & my brother Christian Longomba. He was always yours and now he has returned unto you. Glory and honour belong to you now & forever. Abba comfort the family & his faithful supporters, Amen,” the captioned read.

The burial ceremony was attended by Family and close friends.

Photos shared by Lovy move many who flooded at the comment section sending condolences messages to the family.

Christian battled cancer for six year since 2015. Photo: Prophetlovy/Instagram

On Saturday, March 13, his family announced that the singer passed away while receiving treatment at Downtown Los Angeles Hospital in the US.

The family further revealed that his twin Lovy Longomba was by his side him during his last moments.

To be absent from the body is to be present with The Lord. I love you Christian, My brother, my friend & partner but Jesus loves you more. Enjoy Heaven,” Lovy wrote on social media.

Christian was laid to rest on Thursday, March 18 in the US .Photo: Prophetlovy/Instagram

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Christian had been unwell since 2015 when he was diagnosed with a brain tumor.

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