Gospel singer Sammie Okposo dies at 51


Nigerian gospel singer Sammie Okposo has died at the age of 51.

He died Friday morning, his project manager, Hillary Vincent, confirmed.

While the source of death is not yet known, unconfirmed sources suggest that he collapsed and died at his residence.

Before his death: The Wellu Wellu singer was recently in the news for issues concerning his infidelity in his marriage.

In an Instagram post, he urged Nigerians to pray for him and admitted that he cheated on his wife when he traveled to the United States in late 2021.

  • He said, “On my recent trip to the US, I became intimately involved with a lady, knowing this was inappropriate as a married man and a minister of the gospel. I am ashamed and sorry for my actions as they have caused my dear wife, Ozioma, my family and me a lot of pain.”

Taking a break: He also suspended himself from all ministerial work until full restoration while he sought God’s forgiveness.

  • He said, “As I work to make my peace with God, repenting and asking for forgiveness, I am putting myself on hold from all ministry work until full restoration as this is what is appropriate and what I know I owe to God and His people.
  • “To my wife, Ozioma, I am sincerely sorry that I put you through this embarrassing and embarrassing situation. I broke your trust and let you down.

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