Popular Nigerian singer Portable has spoken out about claims that his driver killed a commercial motorcycle rider in an accident that happened on Tuesday, June 21 in Ogun state.
The musician, who has recently made headlines for all the wrong reasons, was once more in the news last evening when claims that his driver had killed a motorcycle in Iyana Ilogbo, Ogun state, surfaced.
The driver was accompanying the singer’s Range Rover jeep, according to DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, the public relations officer for the Ogun State Police command, who confirmed the occurrence in a chat with newsmen.
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,