Luce Twinkle Wink☆ member Megumi Nishikiori has announced her graduation from the Japanese idol group in January 2019. She cites her failing health as the official reason for her leaving th popular group.

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“Since my physical condition started deteriorating about two years ago, it’s been difficult to keep up with Luce’s group activities. Now that I am on my 8th year in the idol industry, I would like to do my best to regain my health,” Megumi stated on her official blog. She always wished the rest of her fellow Luce Twinkle Wink☆ members a long a succesful carreer.

The full line-up of Luce Twinkle Wink☆ with Yukino Usami, Saki Fukasawa, Megumi Nishikiori, Saori Itayama, Kaho Higaki, performed for the first time in Singapore at last year’s C3 AFA Singapore I Love Anisong concert. The group is also known for singing the theme songs for the TV anime “And You Thought There Is Never a Girl Online??” and “Urara Meirochou”.