There were quite a number of good news flying around in 2015, from celebrity weddings to celebrity babies and while we are all thankful for that, we also can’t help but recall some of the not so pleasant experiences.
From getting robbed to kidnap experiences, some of these celebrities had different nasty experiences in 2015. Culled From DailyGossip.ng
“Aye” hit maker had one of the most successful music years in 2015 as he was able to dish out some impressive hit songs to the delight of many music lovers.
He also welcomed a baby girl with Sophie Momodu and bought himself more than two new expensive whips this year.
It wasn’t all rosy for the multi award winning singer however as he got robbed in South Africa and lost two Rolexes, $55,000 dollars and oh did I mention that happened in November and was at gun point?
Nollywood actress Ireti Doyle shared the bad news of her getting robbed while in Lagos traffic sometime in October and she got hurt as she had to have stitches after the bad experience.
The actress lost her gadgets to the thieves and according to her, one inch deeper and the story might have been a different case.
Nollywood actor Prince Eke who is also the husband of veteran singer Muma Gee didn’t escape 2015 without his own bad experience as the father of two was kidnapped this month of December.
His abductors threatened to bury him alive and demanded for N15 million. He later regained his freedom after about a week and paying ransom to the kidnappers.
IK OGBONNA AND FAMILY
Sonia is the wife of Nollywood actor IK Ogbonna and she and her five months old baby were attacked in Mile 2 area of Lagos state in Nigeria.
IK took to his Instagram to share photos and the story of the incident. According to the actor, the men of the underworld didn’t even care that they had a baby in the car just because of the bag and phone they wanted to snatch.
In the case of popular gospel singer Yinka Ayefele, he had a run in with some miscreants popularly known as area boys when he went to perform at a show in Ondo state.
Trouble broke out when the area boys learnt the singer was allegedly paid N3 million for the show and wanted their cut of the cake.
His refusal to part with cash led to some of his equipment being destroyed and he had to be whisked away from the venue. Some of his band boys sustained injuries however.
Nollywood actress Maureen Ihua had her bad experience when she was kidnapped in Port Harcourt sometime late November of this year but thankfully for her regained her freedom some few days after
Just like in the case of Yinka Ayefele, Bangalee had a run in with area boys at Tin Can Port, Lagos where he is said to have gone to shoot a music video.
Immediately he was sighted by them, he was besieged and they asked him for money, he was still trying to negotiate with them when they deflated his tyres.
He was also stripped of his shoes and wristwatch till policemen came to his rescue.
Oladunni Churchill is the husband of controversial Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh and he had two run-ins with men of the underworld twice this year.
First time was when his house in Ghana was raided and he had valuables carted away. As if that wasn’t enough loss, he was ambushed by robbers when he went to pick up his friend at Kotoka International Airport in South Africa.
It took the intervention of airport security to rescue him.