This article sheds light on celebrities who have spoken out against assault and harassment, whether online or offline. Notable figures like Tiwa Savage, the late Mohbad, and Sophia Momodu have called out and taken legal action against harassment, even when it came from their celebrity friends.
- Tiwa Savage and Davido
The friendship between Tiwa Savage and Davido soured after Tiwa accused Davido of threatening her life and causing harm. The conflict arose from Tiwa’s Instagram post about Davido’s baby mama, Sophia Momodu, on December 23, 2023. Tiwa sought accountability from the Lagos State Police Commissioner, urging Davido not to contact her again.
- Mohbad and Sam Larry
Mohbad, a former member of Marlian Music, filed a legal complaint against music promoter Sam Larry and others, alleging multiple harassment and threats on his life. The petition, dated June 27, 2023, surfaced online after Mohbad’s death on September 12, 2023. It called on the Oba of Elegushi to take action, as Sam Larry claimed to be acting on the Oba’s orders.
- Sophia Momodu and Davido
The co-parenting relationship between Sophia Momodu and Davido took a turn for the worse when legal documents revealed that Davido was threatening Sophia Momodu’s life. The petition cited cyberbullying, harassment, and threats, alleging that Davido paid blogs to spread false information about her. Sophia Momodu expressed unsuccessful attempts at achieving a peaceful resolution regarding their child Imade’s care and welfare. There you have it on 3 Celebrities Who Raised Their Voices and Legal Shields Against Assault and Harassment.