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Teen Saxophonist Walks To Support Children Living With Cancer

Posted: Oct 6, 2015 at 12:00 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

Nigerian 13-year old saxophonist, TJ Emore popularly known as TJ Sax once again showed his support for kids living with cancer as well as his passion to kick cancer out of Nigeria by leading the Heart of Hope Walkathon event.

T J Sax

T J Sax

 The walkathon which was arranged by the Children Living with Cancer Foundation started at about 8am started from Dowen college Lekki phase 1 through Admiralty way covering approximately four kilometers of walk before heading back down to the popular Oniru market to sensitize the public of possible cancer symptoms in children, dangers of childhood cancer and how to manage, in case of occurrences.

 While speaking to news correspondents on his reasons for supporting children living with cancer, TJ Emore said “I am supporting these children because I am happy to be alive, and i want to help others stay alive and live cancer free, they are children like me and i think they deserve the best”. 

 The event ended with a captivating and entertaining performance of the saxophone by TJ Sax himself while the market enjoyed the music and passersby couldn’t help but be awed by his marvelous performance.

TJ Sax started his career when he made his first public appearance on 18th September 2008 as he played the Nigerian national anthem at a convocation ceremony. He has since then played at the Aso rock Villa Abuja, various churches, corporate events, and with significant music acts like Yemi sax, the Legend Tuface Idibia, M.I, Sasha P, Dammy Krane, Solidstar etc. TJ released a Christmas carol medley in December 2010 and followed it with a full album and video in December 2011 to mark his 10th Birthday.