The social media was left heartbroken on Tuesday evening, 29th June, following the death of Davido’s personal assistant/manager Obama DMW.
Obama DMW’s death has been linked to suspected heart failure. After driving himself to run a test and checkup over difficulties in breathing, he reportedly died in the hospital.
As Nigerians and top celebrities mourn his demise, Kemifilani News brings you a few things you need to know about him.
Obama DMW, whose real name is Habeeb Uthman, is a leading Nigerian entertainment executive, artist manager and founder of the Obama Music Worldwide (OMW) record label.
He is affiliated with the Davido Music Worldwide family and 30 Billion Gang.
Obama DMW bagged a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Lagos.
After he graduated from the university, Obama DMW travelled to Canada in search of greener pastures and studied artiste management while in the country.
Upon his return to Nigeria, he co-founded a recorded label with his friend called ‘Holla At Your Boy’ however, the label folded up after the death of his partner.
A few years later, he decided to found another record label and named it Obama Music Worldwide (OMW). At this point, Obama DMW has acquainted himself with Afrobeat star, Davido.
Obama DMW generated controversy in the latter part of 2020 after he rubbished Wizkid‘s album, Made In Lagos.
Obama DMW is not married and never flaunted any girlfriend on social media.
However, a few months ago, he was rumoured to have to be in a relationship with sensational Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage but the relationship hit the stone when Tiwa Savage had a miscarriage.
Meanwhile, Tiwa Savage in an Instagram post confirmed that Obama DMW has a child with a mystery woman.
Also, a few months ago, Obama DMW lost his father to the cold hands of death.