Nigerian Singer Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, known by his stage name as D’banj, has paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, as part of his visit to the country.
The musician revealed the meeting with the first gentleman of the land was centered on issues pertaining to the arts and entertainment industry.
D’banj shared photos of him with the President in his office at the Jubilee House in Accra on his Instagram page on Monday, January 7, as the country marked its debut Constitution Day celebration.
The BET Award-winning artiste expressed his excitement about having a met with the President stating that it was a great opportunity for both parties to discuss and devise a way to “take the creative industry to the next level” from 2019 this year.
“It was an amazing meeting with the president of Ghana,” he says. “Can’t wait to share with you all what’s coming. Content is the New Crude.”
Apart from having a private meeting with the president of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, he also met the President’s Secretary – Nana Asante Bediatuo, Hollywood actor Boris Kodjoe, British Supermodel Naomi Cambell, Ghanaian Real Estate mogul Nana Kwame Bediako, Fashion Designer Ozwald Boateng Miss Universe Ghana 2017 Ruth Quashie among others.
Multiple award winning Nigerian Singer – Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’banj, has welcomed his first child.
D’banj is married to Lineo Didi Kilgrow.
They tied the knot in a secret ceremony in July 2016, which took place in Lagos and Abuja.
The 37-year-old musician and entrepreneur confirmed the arrival of the baby on his instagram page.
“#KingDonCome The christening of@danieldthird”,he wrote.D’banj is the founder of Koko Foundation for Youth and Peace Development.
He is also Nigeria’s first United Nations Youth Ambassador for Peace. Dbanj is a ONE campaign ambassador.
Nigerian Music star D’banj, has reportedly been sued for N100 million by technology company, MindHub.
It was confirmed that D’banj signed a memorandum of understanding with the technology company for the promotion of a concert organised by his media house, D’Kings Men Media LTD.
The contract stated that D’banj would be personally liable for the payment of the sums of money in the event of D’Kings Media failure to pay. MindHub had invested the sum of $500,000 and N20 Million for the organisation of concerts.
Out of the loan, D’banj reportedly paid only $260,000 and N8,600,000 leaving the outstanding sum of $240,000 and N6,400,000. D’banj issued a Skye Bank cheque No. 10000039 on December 29, 2013, in the sum of $240,000 in the name of Henry Ojogho, Mindhub’s Vice Chairman.
But the cheque was not cleared because there was insignificant fund in Dbanj’s account. D’banj also issued another GT Bank cheque No.00000046 dated January 20, 2014, in the sum of N15, 000,000 in favour of Mindhub.
This forced MindHub to file a suit against Dbanj in 2015 at the High Court of Lagos. The next hearing is slated for December 9th, 2016. Dbanj has not said anything about this.
According reports coming in from Nigerian, pop star D’banj has tie the knot with his mystery girlfriend in a secret wedding ceremony with his parents and 25 people as guests on Saturday, July 2nd 2016.
The lady who stole the kokomaster’s heart and made him leave bachelorhood secretly is Didi Kilgrow but her identity is unrevealed. According to a Nigerian blogger Stella Dimokokorkus, Didi Kilgrow is a 25 years old lady with Nigerian and South African roots, who grew up in Jos and currently studying in the University of Abuja. Didi is said to be the half-sister of MTV VJ Samantha Walsh.
SDK also reports that the guests were not aware that they were attending a wedding but they thought they were attending a birthday soiree for D’banj’s father.
D’banj and Didi Kilgrow started dating in January 2015. “Didi is a very nice girl,very humble,very down to earth and blew away the Kokomaster’s heart and D’banj proposed four months ago and in early June they had the traditional wedding in Jos” an inside source reportedly told Stella Dimokokorkus. According to the post from the blogger there will be a secret wedding also.
In April 2016 D’banj stated in an interview with Punch that his wedding will be a secret affair. “I would tell you the truth, I am not married but if I am, nobody would hear about it. It is going to be a very quiet wedding because I am tired of people asking me that question. It is my personal life and it is not going to change my music or brand” said D’banj.
Two Nigerian music super stars Don Jazzy and D’banj have reunited to deny reports that Don Jazzy snubbed the Kokomaster at an event.
Following recent reports that he snubbed D’Banj at 2face Idibia’s FortiFIED concert, Don Jazzy filmed himself and his ex-partner, D’banj and shared on social media platform, Periscope to quash the rumoured beef.
In the video, Don Jazzy and D’Banj are seen hanging out in his crib. Responding to a fan who wanted to know if he and D’banj will work together again soon, the Mavin Records boss pleaded with his fans to stop listening to the media. D’banj’s junior brother Kayswitch who is also a musician is also seen in the video.
Don Jazzy who is getting himself familiar with the Periscope social media platform and he has hosted a number of hangouts.
Periscope is a live video streaming app for iOS and Android.
Nigerian International music star D’banj has officially been unveiled as brand ambassador for Nigerian telecommunications and accessories company SLOT.
Belllanaija reports that the event was a landmark event which signified the celebration of partnership of two great brands, SLOT and D’banj.
All hopes were high as everyone awaited the striking moment when SLOT, a household name for top quality phones and accessories, from having just one outlet, when it started, and now 50 top notch outlets scattered around the country would be signing the prominent Artist; Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj, a singer, songwriter, harmonica player, businessman and the founder of Koko Foundation for Youth and Peace Development, also Nigeria’s first United Nations Youth Ambassador for Peace, as her brand Ambassador.
These achievements and many others have certainly not gone unnoticed, and that is why after careful considerations, SLOT Systems Limited, has deemed it fit to appoint D’banj as her brand ambassador.
SLOT is committed to delivering quality products, services, after sales support and value to our customers and stakeholders’. One word you can take anywhere is this: If you buy a phone from SLOT, you are sure of the source.