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BREACH OF CONTRACT: Kiss Daniel’s former management claims artist is evading court summons

Kiss Daniel's former label denies paying artiste N30k monthly salary, claims it has spent over N120m on him

A day after Anidugbe Oluwatobiloba Daniel better known as Kiss Daniel replied a lawsuit filed by his former label, G-Worldwide Entertainment through his lawyer, his former label is claiming that the artist is evading court summons.

In a letter made public by the management of G-Worldwide Entertainment signed by Emmanuel Egah, the label claimed that it is apparent that Kiss Daniel and his team have chosen not to see the court order.

G-Worldwide Entertainment in the letter also claimed that they have information that the service of the summon on Kiss Daniel was evaded yesterday morning when he was informed by his security guard that a court official had brought documents for him.

Kiss Daniel who has gone ahead to launch his own label ‘Fly Boy Inc’ was dragged to court by his former employers for allegedly breaching the seven-year artiste management deal he signed with the record label in 2013.

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His former management, through its lawyers, Calmhill Partners released court documents saying a ‘Federal High Court in Lagos had on November 30, granted an order that all parties should maintain the status quo under the contract. The company further warned the general public against contracting any business with Kiss Daniel’.

In reply to the court documents filed by lawyers of his former management, Kiss Daniel through his lawyers at L&A Legal Consultants also issued a signed statement saying “the Federal High Court in sitting Lagos denied and refused G-Worldwide LTD’s application for injunction restraining our client from performing, recording or using the stage name ‘Kiss Daniel”.

L&A Legal Consultants also stated in the reply that till this moment, Kiss Daniel is yet to be officially served any letter or court document from his former label as widely reported.

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Ahmed Boulor

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