Controversial celebrity, Reno Omokri has struck up another controversy, this time with his interview with Nigerian singer, Naira Marley.
The interview which centered on the circumstances surrounding Mohbad’s situation, elicited varying reactions from celebrities and the public.
According to Omokri, the interview was vital as he knew how important it was to hear all sides of the story. hence, in the interview Naira Marley talked about the challenges faced by Mohbad, even alleging that the young artiste was suicidal. Marley also shared some personal conversation he had with Mohbad, shedding light on the depth of their relationship and the efforts made to support the troubled artiste.
Omokri responded to it all by noting that understands what it feels like to be falsely accused, which is why he decided to interview Naira Marley. Expressing his empathy towards Naira Marley, Marley stressed the importance of hearing both sides of the story.
But public’s reaction to the interview differed from sarcasm to questioning its motive.
Nollywood actress, Ruth Kadiri posted her reservations about the interview,
“By their fruits, you shall know them.”
Another celebrity, VerDarkMan slammed Reno Omokri for the interview, questioning the motives behind it.
Alternately, some members of the public, have lauded Omokri for taking the initiative and giving the Marlian Records executive a platform to share his side of the story. they believe that the interview provided much-needed clarity on the issues regarding the deceased artiste, and the allegations made against Naira Marley and his associates.
Since his death, the artiste Mohbad has been a huge subject of interest in recent times. Reports suggest that Marley is willing to return to Nigeria further fueling speculations and discussions about his current state and future in the music industry.