Last week, the Nigerian entertainment industry and indeed, the whole of the country had its core shaken, as we received news that legendary music producer, singer, and songwriterOJB Jezreel had been diagnosed with renal failure leading to the loss of both kidneys.
The renowned producer who is responsible for the production of a slew of internationally acclaimed hit songs and has been directly involved in the success stories of a number of Nigeria’s biggest artistes such as TuFace Idibiaand Wizkid, is currently on dialysis and needs a life-saving kidney transplant – the cost of which has been estimated at N16 million.
Encouraged by the outpouring of love and support from the Nigerian public Concerned Friends of OJB with the consent of OJB and his management have decided to hold a fund-raising get together to act as an additional avenue to see that the needed funds are raised to save the music industry pioneer and legendary producer’s life.
The fundraiser event will take place tomorrow Sunday June 30, 2013 at 1 Eleven, 82 Adetokunbo Ademola street opposite Eko Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos from 3pm a host of Nigeria’s brightest artistes including: Cool Dj Jimmy Jatt, Vector, Jaywon, Nomoreloss, Yemi Sax, Yemi Alade, Q Hunta, and many will be coming out to show love and support to OJB, at the OJB Must Live Concert. Tickets to the event cost N1000 and will be available at the venue and all proceeds from this fundraiser event will be donated directly to OJB it is also important to mention that OJB’s management will be in charge of donations received at the venue of this event.
We invite you to join us as we use music and entertainment to raise funds to save the life of the one who has mentored so many and played a pivotal role in turning the industry to the path of success it is currently on.For Verification, please call OJB’s Management directly on any of these numbers: 08088461026 or 0815413674. Thank you so much for helping us raise the much needed awareness for this important event through your prestigious media platforms.