The media has been filled with stories of the alleged separation of popular singer Djinee and his manager, Sijuade Oluwaseyi Adedokun, fondly called Siju but Nigerian Entertainment Today has confirmed the rumours after speaking to both parties. After two and half years of working together, the singer and his manager have gone their separate ways. The Djinee confirmed the news saying that he and his manager just wanted to move on. No quarrels were involved as their separated amicably.
[color=orange]âI worked with Siju for like two years but we have known each other as far back University days. Itâs been fun working with himâ, Djinee told Nigerian Entertainment Today in a telephone conversation. The reason for the split? Djinee says both parties felt they had to move on to bigger things. âIâm working with a new team and planning to release my next album pretty soonâ, he explained.
Siju also confirmed the news; stating they both had to âmove onâ. âA lot of success and awards have come out of it, we worked for an awesome two and a half yearsâ, Siju told NET.
Both parties have known each other for about 8 years and had been friends right from their days in Ladoke Akintola University. Sourcesclose to them say they still are very good friends.
Edo state born Djinee (real name Osayamen Nosa Donald) was a VJ at Soundcity Television before he began singing professionally in 2005. He dropped his popular single âEgoâ and subsequently his debut self-titled album which featured the popular single âOverkillinâ in 2009.
Source: Nigerian Entertainment Today