Olamide Replaces Davido At African Gala Awards

Olamide Replaces Davido At African Gala Awards

 Olamide, the Shakitibobo crooner, has replaced Davido at a concert in Malaysia. The YBNL boss is billed to perform at the African Gala Awards (AGA) which is taking place tomorrow, Friday, June 12, 2015, at D’Çlub Ballroom Damansara, Malaysia. Olamide will be performing alongside his protégé, Lil Kesh while Nigerian comedian Buchi will anchor the event.

Initially, HKN boss, Davido and Buchi were originally billed to headline the award on Saturday April 25, 2015 but Davido couldn’t get to Malaysia before the date thus the postponement of the show.

Olamide Replaces Davido At African Gala Awards

Davido and Buchi were said to have left the shores of Nigeria on April 23, two days prior the event but couldn’t get to their destination for one reason or the other. On his return, Davido took to his Instagram page to apologise to his numerous fans blaming it on airline and protocol.


Olamide Replaces Davido At African Gala Awards

On the other hand, the organizers of the award had since apologized to its invited guests for the inconveniences the postponement might have caused them blaming it on the disappointment of the invited artist. This might have informed their going for Olamide in place of Davido.


Olamide made public his replacing Davido yesterday when he shared with his fans, pictures of him on board a plane with the message:

“Oya #shakitibobo fly to Malaysia bobo #AgaAwards 2015 … @poshhills x@oldest1805” he wrote.

The African Awards Gala is being organized by Posh Hills Entertainment, an entertainment outfit based in Malaysia and Malaysia boast of a number of Nigerians.

Source: Legit.ng

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