Osun State indigenous Nigerian hip-pop artist David Adedeji Adeleke otherwise known as DAVIDO has been hauled under the watchful eye of Igbosere Magistrate Court 2 Lagos State over a supposed misrepresentation and misuse of N4, 000,000.00 (Four Million Naira).
The issue which came okay with referencing on the 23rd of May, 2019 as No 16 working on its list at Magistrate Court 2 Igbosere. Recorded as Defendants in the suit stamped MCL/702/19 are: David Adedeji Adeleke (Davido) – his Personal Assistant: Busari Idris Temitiope (Alias Aloma) and; Davido Music Worldwide Limited music name.
At the point when the issue was called, none of the Defendants, incorporating Davido was in Court, nor were they spoken to by their legal counsellors.
Direction to the Claimant Alabh George Turnah, (MON) educated the Court that the Defendants as per the bailiff of the Court, would not acknowledge administration of the beginning procedures and argued the Court for a request for substituted administration, which the Court allowed.
The examination uncovered that Davido and his Personal Assistant are been sued for falsely acquiring the aggregate of N4, 000,000.00 just from an American based Nigerian brought into the world up and coming craftsman Andre-Tejiri Ochuko Ibhihwiori In the name of Always on Cash Records.
Court papers uncovered that Davido and his administration gathered the cash as an expense to include in a melodic collabo with craftsman Tjay at some point in January 2019 yet have from that point forward neglected to either make himself accessible for the music collabo or discount the cash.
It isn’t clear how Davido and his handlers will manage this issue, regardless of whether to go into full suit or search out of Court settlement with the Claimant who is as of now requesting 15% enthusiasm on the chief total of N4,000,000.00 from the date of installment to any date that the whole is at long last exchanged.
This may turn out another Innoson and GTB scene should the skilled singer and his group miss-handled the minor.
It is likewise recommended in specific quarters that this matter of misrepresentation is equipped for polluting the picture of the vocalist and influence his validity in the business if not appropriately dealt with.
Antennas from among industry players likewise recommend that Davido might be without anyone else in this issue as some of his partners and partners who educated of the Court case today and addressed our correspondence on the state of secrecy communicated stun and pity that Davido could participate in such frivolous extortion against a forthcoming craftsman.
Endeavours to get to Davido and his administration were fruitless as calls put through to their cell phones rang out interminably without been replied.
The case was anyway suspended to the “23rd of august 2019” for the report of administration and beginning of preliminary.
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