Nigerian singer, Omah Lay has shared the horrible experience he had in Uganda after he was arrested and locked up in prison for flouting COVID-19 rules.
Recall that the singer was arrested for flouting COVID-19 guidelines while performing on Saturday night at a concert held at Speke Resort.
Following diverse reactions from Nigerians and an immediate call for their release by the Nigerian government, the Ugandan police on Tuesday announced that the duo have been released.
According to the police, ”Omah Lay and Tems regained their freedom following a ruling by Okumu Jude Muwone, Chief Magistrate of Makindye.”
The duo arrived Nigeria on Thursday.
The singer took to his Twitter account to share his experience in Uganda, describing the past few days as the toughest days of his life.
He also claimed he was treated like a common criminal after his arrest.
According to him, the show promoters confirmed and proved they’d secured all clearances, including COVID-19 compliance, proving that it was ok for him to go ahead with the event.
”The past few days have been some of the toughest of my life and I wouldn’t wish them on anyone.
“Out in a new country with some beautiful people,and then from nowhere I’m being treated like a common thief
“Firstly, I want to thank all the amazing fans that came out to see me in Uganda, the smiles on your happy faces that evening would be one of my happiest memories.
“Also I wanna clarify that putting you in harms way was never my intentions! Before we came out to Uganda, the show promoters confirmed and proved to us they’d secured all the clearances including the Covid 19 compliance.
“At that point, my priority became to make myself available to be taken to the venue and entertain, which I did in the full protection of the Ugandan police.
”Secondly, to my mom, my family, my team, my fans, friends that I caused sleepless nights waiting and praying for me, I apologize for putting you through all that and I can’t stop thanking you enough. I almost lost my mind but your prayers and messages kept me going.
”Finally,I would like to say a big thank you to everyone for your efforts, prayers, messages, tweets. You all went hard.
“Big shout out to my fellow musicians, fans, my family, my friends, my Label, The Nigerian Mission in Uganda, The Presidency, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Madam Abike. Thank you all so much!
”I have put this behind me and back to what I know how to do best. One Africa.Omah is home. He wrote.
I’m not perfect, we all make mistakes – 2face Idibia confesses
Nigerian music legend, 2face Idibia has again reacted to the crisis rocking his marriage, claiming he is only human and is prone to mistakes.
We had reported that Annie called the singer out for sleeping over at Pero’s house in the US.
This had caused a disagreement between Annie and Tuface’s family on social media.
Annie also vowed to destroy their marriage, alleging ill-treatment from the Idibia family.
However, in a recent post on his Instagram account on Saturday, the singer said he was striving to become a better person.
He said he was not perfect and no one including him is without mistake.
“I know am not without mistakes neither am I perfect but we keep learning and striving to become the best version of ourselves.
“May the Lord guide all of us and protect our homes,” he wrote.
BBNaija: What happened between Queen, WhiteMoney after Saturday party
Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, housemates, WhiteMoney and Queen seem to be getting closer to each other more than friends.
The ‘Shine Ya Eye’ housemates on Saturday night were seen dancing together almost all through the night at the party arena.
It didn’t end there as they went to the garden after the party and had a passionate kiss.
Queen sitting on WhiteMoney’s legs kissed him passionately.
BBNaija: Stop engaging in any sexual act – Whitemoney warns Queen
Recall that Queen had confronted WhiteMoney over his closeness with Jackie B.
According to her, WhiteMoney’s closeness with Jackie B will affect their relationship and she was not comfortable with it.
It is not certain if WhiteMoney is moving closer to Queen because Jackie B is out of the house or he has finally decided to explore a relationship with Queen.
Meanwhile, Queen and WhiteMoney were saved from possible eviction this Sunday after WhiteMoney emerged as the head of house.
Those up for possible eviction today are Cross, Saskay, Yousef, Emmanuel and Angel.
At least, one of the aforementioned housemates will exit the show during the live eviction show Sunday evening.
BBNaija: I’d have taken voluntary exit if you were not here – Saga tells Nini
Big Brother Naija, BBNaija season 6 housemate, Saga, has said he would have taken voluntary exit from the reality show if Nini was absent.
Saga said this while having a discussion with Nini on Friday.
According to him, he would have felt a piece of his life was missing if he didn’t have Nini in the house.
Saga said: “If you didn’t come to this house, I’d have taken a voluntary exit.”
Saskay, who heard it from a corner, called him a liar.
Saga, responding said: “I’m for real, I would have felt there was a missing piece of me if you were not in this house.”
Saga has been criticised for his obsession with Nini rather than focusing on the grand prize.
Recall that he was recently issued a second strike for whispering in the house and also punished by Biggie for failing the secret task.
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