One of Nigeria’s finest On air personality, Tosyn Bucknor a.k.a Area Mama passed away last night, after her husband found her body unresponsive after getting back from work.
Tosyn was a popular radio presenter, MC and worked with Top Radio, Inspiration FM and many others.
Nigerians on Twitter have however trooped to the platform to mourn Tosyn Bucknor’s death.
A beautiful and Amazing woman! A friend. R.I.P Tosyn Bucknor pic.twitter.com/2JzfakDWBx
— Anda (@LazyWrita) November 20, 2018
Damn! Tosyn Bucknor. I’m distraught. May her soul, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. ? #RIPTosynBucknor
— Bolarinwa Olajide (@iambolar) November 20, 2018
To think I still saw Tosyn Bucknor last month. This is not a palatable news for me. May God Almighty grand all her loved ones fortitude to bear this great loss. RIP to an angel pic.twitter.com/fjWjPIln6n
— Bhadmus Hakeem (@Bhadoosky) November 20, 2018
Tosyn bucknor. ?
— Cool DJ Jimmy Jatt (@djjimmyjatt) November 20, 2018
"Aaaaaaaaaarea, guguru morning."
This was one woman who made me fall in love with morning talkshows. Ace Journalist and an ardent Manchester United fan ???
RIP Tosyn Bucknor. You'll be remembered forever. Thank you for the pleasant memories you left behind. pic.twitter.com/hbiruhI82Z
— Daddy Hermione?? (@busayo_cole) November 20, 2018
— Y! Online (@YNaija) November 20, 2018
Wow! Tosyn Bucknor is dead? This lady made me love listening to Top radio with her early morning Area show then. This is really sad. Really devastating.
— Taofeek Oseni (@HEAD_MASTA) November 20, 2018
RIP Tosyn Bucknor one of the best hearts, best voices, best personalities in Nigerian entertainment industry! Will be missed so much
— Ajebutter22 (@ajebutter22) November 20, 2018
Tosyn Bucknor, Inspiration FM OAP, dies, aged 37. pic.twitter.com/2tpwwqj4x4
— Laila Ijeoma (@LailaIjeoma) November 20, 2018
Please no one should tell me Tosyn Bucknor is dead. Not the right way to start my morning. Please let’s be serious here.
— ? (@The_Nifemi) November 20, 2018
R. I. P Tosyn Bucknor…
We Love You pic.twitter.com/L0pQhwPOKI
— GOOD BOY (@Street_Rep) November 20, 2018
Met her for the first time at Google’s End Of The Year Party.
Her positive Energy is contagious.??
She wrote this about me on her blog.
I wanted to faint when I saw it ?❤️❤️
Rest In Peace, Tosyn Bucknor ??? pic.twitter.com/dXLY4KjrUK
— Undisputed King Of Disco ?? ❄️ (@DJTOHBAHD) November 20, 2018
She was a graduate of the University of Lagos where she studied Law before she followed her passion to become one of the formeost OAPs in the country.