One of the biggest news in Nigerian entertainment this week is that of Waje announcing her plans to retire from actively doing music.
In a clip posted by her on her official YouTube page, Waje said she was tired of the music thing as a career as she wasn’t getting proportionate returns on her investment into her music. She also admitted that she lacks the finances to promote her recent album ‘Red Velvet’.
Her announcement caused a stir in the music industry and several Nigerians couldn’t help but react to the news.
In another news, Omawumi a friend and colleague to Waje has persuaded her to abandon her plans to retire from music. Omawumi pleaded with her friend on Instagram in a recent post urging her not to quit and leave her behind.
Before now the two friends started off a new company Hermanes Media. The company is behind the recently produced Nollywood flick ‘She Is’.
Read Omawumi’s post below.
“My Dear Friend turned Sister, the conversation we had concerning this recent video, we had it in private. But I want to use this medium to tell you. I can relate 100%. I am thankful for your love and support and being the strong woman that you are. I know you cant quit nothing! And leave me alone in this industry? Mbanu!”, she wrote.