Since the unexpected and tragic demise of Nigerian singer Mohbad, one name has consistently emerged in direct association with his death—Sam Larry, an aide to Naira Marley. Sam Larry, who had maintained silence since the news of Mohbad’s passing broke, recently chose to speak out.
Recall that Sam Larry had deactivated his social media account as the controversy surrounding Mohbad’s death escalated.
In his message, Sam Larry cautioned people against using his name for trending purposes, signaling his desire to distance himself from the controversy engulfing him since Mohbad’s tragic death.
Accusations and speculations against Sam Larry have been abundant, with DJ Tuzo revealing an altercation involving Sam Larry, Zinoleesky, and himself. DJ Tuzo recounted being bullied and attacked by Larry and Zinoleesky for playing Seyi Vibez’s music in a club while Zinoleesky was present, further fuelling the scrutiny surrounding Sam Larry’s actions.
Moreover, a distressing video emerged online, showing Mohbad being harassed by Sam Larry, Naira Marley’s aide. The video depicted Mohbad in a wheelchair, with Zlatan present as Larry struck him from behind. Zlatan’s intervention prevented the situation from escalating, leaving many in shock.
Adding to the complexity of the situation, it was revealed that Mohbad had filed a petition against Larry before his untimely death. The petition, submitted to the Nigerian police in June 2023, detailed the harassment and assault Mohbad had experienced on the set of a video shoot with Zlatan Ibile. This revelation intensified demands for a thorough investigation into the circumstances leading to Mohbad’s passing.
Amid these revelations, accusations, and speculations, Sam Larry has broken his silence, emphasizing the importance of respecting due process and cautioning people against mentioning his name in connection to the ongoing controversy. The circumstances surrounding Mohbad’s tragic death continue to be a subject of intense scrutiny, demanding a thorough and impartial inquiry to uncover the truth.