About a month ago, on Friday, December 6th to be precise, Nigerian singer, Orezi was involved in a car crash on the popular Third Mainland bridge in Lagos.
The singer explained that he was rushing to meet up with a morning flight to Delta State for a performance so he took an Uber at about 5:30am in the morning and all of a sudden he woke up to a crash on Third Mainland bridge.
Orezi, through his lawyers ‘Abimbola Fakeye Chambers’ has now written a letter of demand to Bolt (formerly known as Taxify) to request a whooping One Hundred Million naira as damages.
In the letter written by his lawyer, He said
‘the unnecessary hardship, loss of income, medical bills spent and more importantly, death scare arising from this incident has necessitated this letter and we have been instructed to employ every legal means to recover adequate and due recompense’.
We act as solicitor to Mr. Orezi Allen (“our client”) under whose instructions we write to you.
Our client inform us that on the 6thof December 2019, at about 7:45 am, he, in the company of his younger brother boked to the Muritala Mohammed Airport via his account on the bolt app.
Our client inform us that one Mr. Olamilekan whose phone number is 09071902297,in a Toyota corolla with plate number *** 450EV accepted the ride and picked him up at his location,
We were also inform that it was raining that morning and in the course of the trip the driver refused to take notes Of the weather conditions and how that would affect the road and despite several pleas from our client to be careful, the driver got involved in a ghastly he’d on collision with a Toyota car
Our client who was stated at the back was severely injured with his jaw broken and bleeding profusely, he sprained his neck and had to put in a cast. He missed his show and lost income therein. He has had to be on bed rest for significant amount of time to heal and Recover from his injuries.
It is important to note that our client is popular and well known sough artist in Nigeria and international entertainment scene and due to this incident he have had to cancel several event that would have fetch him substantial income this yuletide seson