Defamation: Singer, 2face Ididia’s lawyers write Blackface, instructs him to apologise now or be sued
Counsel to singer 2face Idibia and his manager, Efe Omorege, have written a letter to 2face’s former co-singer from the defunct Plantashun boiz, Ahmedu Augustine aka Blackface, instructing him to apologise for all the dematory statements he has made against them over time or get sued within seven days of receiving the letter.
Blackface last month accused 2face and his manager of stealing a song, Let Somebody Love You, which he claimed he wrote when he was still in the same musical group with 2face.(Read here)
In the letter dated May 5th, 2face and his manager are demanding for
1. A general unreserved apology in writing for all the defamatory statements made made and/or published by you in the past;
2. Specific written apologies for all the defamatory statements by which by which you have accused our clients of (a) song theft (b) wishing you dead so as to take your property, (c) corruption (d) music royalties fraud and (e) career sabotage ; and
3. That you refarin from further making any false or defamatory statement about our clients.
The letter stated that if he fails to apologise publicly within 7 days of receiving their letter, they would seek legal redress.