David Adedeji Adeleke, better known by his stage name Davido, has been hit with a fresh scandal. This time, the popular singer allegedly breached a contract signed between him & 001 Entertainment.
001 Entertainment, the organizers of “The Nigerian Queen” sues Davido for Breach of Performer’s Agreement, Refund of Collected Fee, Expenses & Demand For The Payment of Damages, The Organization is hereby claiming an undisclosed amount worth millions of naira for the payment of damages.
001 Entertainment, through its manager, Mr. Churchill Eneh, said it contacted the musician’s management company, The Plug Ng & after an agreement with the manager, Asa Asika an undisclosed fee was agreed which was fully paid for Davido to perform alongside other guest acts like Funke Akindele Bello, Styl Plus, Arinze Baba, Legendary Suni, Dandizzy & others at the 9th edition of The Nigerian Queen which held on Saturday, June 10th at the Aztech Arcum Events Centre, in Port-Harcourt.
Davido who had already confirmed his appearance for the event thereby announcing it via his official Instagram page & also instructing client to pay return flight tickets for 6 persons, consisting of 2 business class & 4 economy which was paid for his 8:45pn trip to Port-Harcourt on 10/06/17 & later on the agent further instruction at an extra cost re-booked the flight for 4:50pm of the same date. TNQ Manager, Mr Churchill Eneh was shocked when about 2:30pm he received a call from Davido’s agent that he (Davido) has unilaterally withdrawn from the event as a guest artiste without any reason thereby destroying the age long reputation of 001 Entertainment, Organizers of “The Nigerian Queen” who has been organising this pageant from its inception to this 9th edition.
Consequent to this, TNQ organization were forced at an extra & exorbitant cost to hurriedly arranged for another artiste, Adekunle Gold “to save their face”.