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Nigerian Singer, Chinko Ekun, Reveals He Became Homeless And Depressed In 2020

Oladipo Emmanuel a Popular Nigerian Singer Popularly known as Chinko Ekun, has shared the story of how he became homeless and depressed years back in 2020.

In a video shared by pastor of Harvesters Church, the singer shared his testimony, Bolaji Idowu, via his Instagram account during the weekend, Saturday.

Singer Chinko Ekun, who was signed by His Former Boss, Olamide’s YBNL record label, revealed that he lost his record deal in 2020 and his boss was so mad that he reclaimed the house and cars that were given to him by the management, leaving him homeless and having to squat with one of his friends in town, Aloma.

He said “Skip to 2020 I lost my record deal, I had an issue with my record label boss. He was so mad and said that I should leave the house. I became homeless,” he said.

He went further to explain that his girlfriend left him then at the time which landed him on the hospital bed.

Chinko Ekun pointed that the situation facing him made him depressed to the extent of considering suicide and that he went to Elegushi beach in Lagos state, where he asked for God change in his situation.

“One day I went to Elegushi Beach and thought to myself, abi kin be si inu omi ni? (should I jump into the water?). I started threatening God that if I bow to another god, na him cause am o.”

He noted that three months after the incident, he got two endorsement deals, got himself an apartment, and bought the exact car that had been taken from him when he lost the previous endorsement deal.

“In like three months, I was able to record some new songs. I got my two endorsement deals from some companies, then I started getting some shows till I was able to get my new apartment and some properties.” He added

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