In a harrowing incident, a renowned Nollywood make-up artist recently shared a terrifying experience on his Instagram page. He recounted how he and his companions narrowly escaped a kidnapping attempt. The artist, identified as Hakeem, detailed the attack that occurred after his bus passed through Ikene. Gunmen targeted their vehicle, which also carried his wife and staff.
Grateful for their safety, Hakeem expressed his thankfulness to God, revealing that his driver, known as Legba, was shot at close range during the attack. Bullets flew everywhere, but miraculously, they all survived the ordeal.
In a related story, Nigerian hip-hop artist Phenom revealed his regret over turning down record deals offered by prominent figures in the music industry, including Wizkid and Olamide, during the peak of his career. He shared his sentiments during a recent episode of the Terms and Conditions podcast, expressing remorse for his decision and acknowledging the potential positive impact on his career trajectory.