Day: October 12, 2017

NIGERIAN AFROBEAT STAR DAVIDO OPENS UP ON HIS FRIEND TAGBO UMEIKE’S DEATH

Nigeria’s music sensation, David Adeleke aka Davido has said that he’ll soon be releasing a statement and footage on his friend Tagbo Umeike‘s demise.

Davido, 24, in his statement on Instagram said that he has avoided speaking on the incident out of respect for Tagbo and his family.

“Enough is enough. God bless you guys!! Everyone be safe please!!” he wrote.

This is coming after the release of the autopsy report which stated that the deceased had died from a combination of drugs and alcohol.

Davido’s Instagram message 

Lagos police commissioner Edgar Imohimi in a press briefing on Monday,  said Davido has been reinvited for questioning. He said that Davido’s previous statement had said that his driver and two others dropped Tagbo’s body at the hospital and left.

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The star with late Tagbo Umeike

According to  Imohimi, the star had told the police he had left Shisha Bar for DNA Night Club in Victoria Island without the deceased and was only informed by mutual friends of his death while he was at DNA.

However, investigation revealed that Davido’s white Toyota Hilux escort driver, Tunde Usutu, accompanied by one Agbeje Olaoye and one Idris Busari, both Davido’s friends, took the deceased to the General Hospital Lagos and abandoned him in his vehicle on the instruction of Davido.

Davido was recently awarded the AFRIMA 2017 Artist of the year accolade.

 

Full autopsy report

The Medical Examiner’s Office autopsy has revealed that alcohol was a substantial factor in the death of a 35-year-old Tagbo Umeike, the friend of Davido who died on his birthday.

The result also showed that he had alcohol and drugs in his system capable of easing a person into the early stages of hypothermia and eventual death.

The toxicology tests detected alcohol (Bacardi 151, 75.5% Alcohol) and topiramate, a medication for epilepsy and/or migraines in a man’s system, in Tagbo Umeike.’

Tagbo’s blood-alcohol concentration (BAC) was at 0.112, higher than the 0.08 legal limit for normal human being state, the coroner’s office stated.

While his family claims that Tagbo “didn’t have a prescription for any type of topiramate medication”, the coroner’s office stated that the amount of drug in Tagbos’ system was in the “therapeutic range.”

A statement by the coroner’s office said, “Alcohol and topiramate are synergistic. When combined, the effect of either or both drugs is enhanced.”

“Topiramate, like alcohol, can cause dizziness, impaired memory, impaired concentration, poor coordination, confusion and impaired judgment.

“Central nervous system depression, or impairment, combined with cold exposure can hasten the onset of hypothermia and death.”

 


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LIVE STREAMING APPS WARNING AFTER INSTAGRAM STAR ACCIDENTALLY STREAMED LIVE SEX SESSION TO 14K FOLLOWERS

The attention of regular social media live apps are being drawn to the embarrassing and humiliating incidences that can occur especially when phones are left unattended but still in the app mode.

This is coming following the unfortunate incident that saw an Instagram star being left red-faced when she accidentally live streamed a sex session with her boyfriend to 14,000 people.

Kristen Hancher, from LA, was getting hot and heavy with her partner, Andrew Gregory, without realising she had recorded the entire thing for three whole minutes.

It was then posted live on her Instagram story, of which 14,000 of her 3.9 million followers were watching at the time.

Thankfully, the phone was faced down, but managed to pick up audio of the pair getting steamy.

After realising her huge gaffe, Kristen immediately took the post down from her social media site.

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Kristen accidentally recorded three minutes of embarrassing audio

Speaking to her followers, she said: “‘Whoever saw my live, I just wanna apologise; that was totally NOT intentional. Delete it from your mind.

“That was super embarrassing and super uncomfortable.

 

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“But for real, guys, s*** happens. Accidents happen. You have to move and and pretend like it never happened and go on with your life. That’s what I’m gonna do.

She added: ‘I apologise to all my fan pages. I know you all have been upset because I never gave you guys a full explanation. On what happened on my live.

“On my Instastory. I accidentally went live and found out three minutes later and 14,000 people were watching. I am so sorry.”

 

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