Oritsefemi Survives Ghastly Motor Accident In Lagos
This is definitely not the best of time for Nigerian musician, Oritsefemi Majemite Ekele, popularly known as Oritsefemi.
Latest report informed that the 'Double Wahala' crooner was involved in a horrendous motor accident Friday's night on Ikorodu Road, Lagosin.
According to the publicist of the musician, the tragic accident happened around Surulere area of Lagos (Barracks side) when the singer was trying to run from a group of robbers who wanted to snatch his just acquired 2014 Range Rover Evogue,
The exotic jeep was given to the singer by his new record label, Avatar at a presentation which was held on Sunday 30 November, 2014 at Blowfish Hotel, Victoria Island.
It was gathered that though Oritsefemi did not sustain any injury in the accident but his manager, Dankun who drove the SUV was not that lucky as he was reported to be currently on admission in a private hospital due to the injuries he sustained in the accident.
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After the incident, Oritsefemi posted a picture of his newly acquired 2014 Range Rover Evogue which has suffered serious damage.
Though the shared instagram picture has been taken down by the singer, it was captioned “Oh My God".
The singer was said to be on his way to wrap up a meeting concerning his travelling arrangements as regards his performance at the grand finale of the Big Brother Africa billed on Sunday.
“I thank God for my life and manager. No life was lost. My fans should pray for me”, Oritsefemi reportedly said.
Another report has it that the musician was returning from an event at about 3:3@ am at Ilupeju when he noticed a Toyota Camry car and another unidentified car on his tail.
On getting to Fadeyi, the suspected robbers pulled up behind him and gave him a chase, apparently to snatch the Range Rover car.
In the ensuing chase, Oritsefemi ran into a stationery truck at Barracks bus stop on Ikorodu Road.
It was gathered that robbers then alighted from their car and approached Oritsefemi's SUV but had to make a retreat when sympathizers jumped out of their cars to rescue Oritsefemi from the damaged car.
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Below are pictures the singer uploaded: