Popular Nollywood actor Segun Arinze has compared late gospel singer Sammie Okposo to a phoenix at his night of tribute.
He recalled his amazing interaction with the musician during his night of tribute on Tuesday night.
Segun Arinze noted that there was never a dull time with Sammie.
He compared Sammie to a Phoenix who emerges from the ashes.
Sammie, he claimed, was always rising from the ashes like a Phoenix.
“There was never a boring moment with Sammie.
“I have seen Sammie rise like a Phoenix. Rise from the ashes like a Phoenix, time and time again”.
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“There was never a boring moment with him. Sammie rises from the ashes like a Phoenix time and time again” – Segun Arinze on Sammie Okposo at the late gospel artistes Night of tributes. pic.twitter.com/hc26jwMgGN— Netng (@theNETng) December 13, 2022
RMD Reaction To Sammie Okposo’s Death.
Veteran actor, Richard Mofe Damijo, professionally known as RMD, has recounted his last moments with Gospel singer, Sammie Okposo who passed away in the wee hours of today, November 24, 2022, after he slumped in his home.
Sharing a video of their last moment together in the United States a month ago, Richard Mofe Damijo disclosed that they spent two weeks together fellowshipping as Men.
According to RMD, they drank, dined, and made plans for the new year. Lamenting, the thespian said the singer’s death wasn’t part of their plans.
“This was exactly a month ago in the US. We spent 2 weeks together and fellowshipped as men. Ate, drank, and teased.
Toks would drive you to me and we would spend the entire day together. Made plans for the new year.
Yet here I’m struggling and looking for words to capture our relationship. Sam Okpoooo as only I can call you, this was not the plan o.”
Lamenting on the rude shock and praying for the family that Sammie Okposo left behind, Richard Mofe Damijo wrote
“My Prayers are with your family as you Rest in power, peace and praise.”
Apostle Suleman Speaks On Sammie Okposo Death
Recall that Apostle Johnson Suleman of the Omega Fire Ministry has weighed in on the passing of popular gospel artiste Sammie Okposo.
It was reported that Okposo, who was in the news in January over allegations of infidelity, slumped and died on Friday morning in his home at the age of 51.
Reacting to the death of the singer, Suleman took to his Twitter account to disclose some conversations he had with Okposo.
The clergyman said he wept over the phone when Okposo told him how some ministers treated him after his infidelity scandal broke the internet.
He said some people currently posting pictures of the singer and mourning him failed to reach out to Sammie during the trying moments.
He wrote, “Now they post his pictures. But never reached out in his trying times. He told me what pastors did to him and we both wept.
“Love has left the church. We have more ‘lawyers’ who are ready to judge than intercessors ready to restore. Rest in power my brother.. You conquered”!
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