I just received this mail from a reader on the health situation of Nigeria's enterprising music producer and Artiste, OJB Jezreel and found it imperative to share it with you:
This is going to FANS, ARTISTES, THE MEDIA and those BLESSED ENOUGH to HELP.
I watched in sheer horror and disgust as the MEDIA and ARTISTES made a MEAL out of his STORY...
Like vultures I watched them circle over a DYING HUMAN BEING.
"Friends" and so called "MEDIA PARTNERS" took to social network platforms to GENERATE STORIES and create various hash tags to CELEBRATE A STORY at the expense of the LIFE of a HUMAN BEING...
1, How many of these so called friends bothered to CALL HIS PHONE?
2, How many that know him well cared enough to VISIT HIM at HOME?
3, How many of these SOCIAL TOWN CRIERS bothered to visit him at the HOSPITAL?
This is what I know though...
1, The minute he dies YOU will be the first to say WE lost a RARE GEM.
2, The minute he dies YOU will be the first to say how much GOOD he did for YOU.
3, The minute he dies YOU will be the first to POSE for PICTURES over his LIFE-LESS BODY.
4, The minute he dies YOU will be the first to SHED CROCODILE TEARS and ROLL ON THE FLOOR and TEAR YOUR CLOTHES.
#GET YOUR FACTS STRAIGHT!...His name? Answer: OJB JEZREEL.
1, He has KIDNEY ISSUES.
2, He has to have 2 DIALYSIS TREATMENTS WEEKLY at LASUTH so feel free to go and ask HOW MUCH IT COSTS!
3, His HOME address has NOT CHANGED...It is still 4 GBAJA STREET SURULERE.
4, His PHONE NUMBERS are STILL THE SAME.
5, He NEEDS to have a KIDNEY TRANSPLANT.
6, A donor has been found.
7, The procedure will cost $100,000.
8, HE IS STILL ALIVE.
9, YOU CAN HELP HIM.
10, YOU CAN CHOOSE NOT TO.
I know what you may be thinking...HOW DOES THIS CONCERN ME?
WHAT DID HE DO FOR ME?
WHY CAN'T COSON and OTHER MUSICAL SOCIETIES COME TO HIS RESCUE AFTER ALL HE IS A MUSICIAN?
...and to that I say this: It doesn't concern you really and you are absolutely right he has done nothing for you but, remember this....IT COULD BE YOU!
You can make a difference in HIS LIFE TODAY...
He NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT while he LIVES.
Your efforts will be USELESS when HE IS GONE!
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