Hip hop music star, Innocent Idibia popularly known as Tuface, is currently on danger list at cedar Group Hospital, 202 Road, B Close Festac Town, lagos, following an attack on him by unidentified gunmen last night.
The award winning artiste was was attacked at about 8.30 pm at cele bus stop, along the Apapa Oshodi Expressway on hie way home from the Murtala Mohamed International Airport, Ikeja. He had just arrived the country from London.Sources said the shots fired by the gunmen hit Tuface on his thigh and he was rushed to the hospital where doctors immediately wheeled him into the theatre to save his life.
As at the time of writing, doctors had removed about 22 pellets from his thigh and he is currently battling for life at the hospital. Ifeanyi Orji a.k.a. Odogwu the elder brother of Faze, a member of the re-united Plantashun Boyz musical group who drove the red Honda Accord (Bullet) car also had his left hand bruised after the encounter with the gun-men believed to be robbers.
The goverment should be blamed for this because ther was no light in the area where Tuface was attacked. Some of the fans and sympathisers have besieged the hospital to see how thier music idol is faring following the attack.
This is not the first time Tuface would have a close shave with death. Two years ago he was attacked and he cheated death when Armed Robbers invaded his home and shot hime.