Nigerian famous Disc Jockey, Obianuju Catherine Udeh, popularly known as DJ Switch, is out of the country.
DJ Switch, known for her ability on the turntables, was one the the eye witness who were at Lekki Toll Gate on October 20, 2020 when #EndSARS protesters were being shot at, according to her Instagram Live feed.
Peter Okoye (Psquare) in 2017 officially announced the talented DJ Switch as his Disk Jockey
Besides, on October 23, 2020, Peter Okoye was one of many individuals that DJ Switch expressed gratitude toward through her post on Instagram for getting her out of the horrendous atmosphere.
She stated, “I need to thank a couple of individuals who, at the danger of their lives, came to get me. My life was being undermined for making some noise.”
The news made round today that the the disc jockey sought out asylum in Canada.
It was additionally expressed that she portrayed her experience at the Sub-board of trustees on International Human Rights of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development of the Canadian parliament.
In a phone discussion with The PUNCH, Peter Okoye’s own right hand, Charles Abi, affirmed that the DJ was sheltered and had gone out of Nigeria.
however, did not disclose where DJ Switch is residing.
He said, “We do not want to say anything at the moment and that is the truth. This is a matter of threat and we do not want to say anything at the moment.
She had been getting a lot of threats and the truth is that she is not even in Nigeria at the moment and she is safe. We will not want to answer whether she is in Canada for now but she is not in the country and she is safe.
He continued, “I cannot tell you if DJ Switch testified at a Canadian parliament, but if you see that the Canadian parliament posted it, then she probably did it.
I know that she has not posted anything and I remember that my boss told her not to post anything; but in due time, she will speak out.
“She got threats from every angle; she received death threats from every angle; so, she just had to leave. I am just going to say this because of her safety, we just have to keep things quiet low.”
Mr P’s personal assistant, Abi, also revealed that his boss, Mr P has received threats as well.
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