Popular Controversial Nigerian singer, Portable, has broken his silence on reports that his driver allegedly k!lled a commercial motorcyclist in an accident that occurred in Ogun state on Tuesday, June 21.
The singer, who has been in the news lately for the wrong reasons, again made headlines yesterday evening after reports emerged that his driver crushed a motorcyclist to death in Iyana Ilogbo, Ogun state.
The Ogun State Police command Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident in a chat with newsmen, said the driver was with the singer’s Range Rover jeep.
According to information obtained, the fatal incident occurred when the car’s driver was running errands for Portable.
However, reacting to the incident, Portable cleared the air that he wasn’t the one driving the car, as he was at his son’s home when the accident occurred.
He added that the victim was rushed to the hospital but unfortunately passed away. Speaking further, Portable disclosed that he paid a visit to the hospital to foot the bills before the victim died and promised to bless the family of the deceased.
“No be me use my motor kill person oh, I dey naming ooo, no be me carry motor jam person ooo, but I still go hospital, I still I bo card before the person pass out. He pain me sha person wey die, but we go bless the family, thank God o, every disappointment is a blessing”, he said in part.
Watch him speak below:
@Ademola Balogun said: “Do you know anything about Vicarious Liability? The car is yours, the person that drove the car is vour employee. If the family smart, dem supposed sue you!”
@William Mark: “But it’s your vehicle bro. Anyways do the needful as promised.”