I Turned Down A Job Offer From An Oil Company To Pursue Music, Charly Boy Explains His Love For Music

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Controversial Abuja socialite, . aka , has revealed that his passion for music made him turn down a lucrative job offer years ago.

The very eccentric Area Fada, in an interview with The Nation, said after coming back from the in the 80’s he turned down a job from an oil company in order to pursue his music ambitions.

“I returned to the country in the early eighties, after my studies in the where I bagged a degree in Mass Communications, to a job with the Public Relations department of a major oil company in the country” he said.
“Unfortunately, I was not interested in a nine-to-five job, so I declined the offer. My father was livid, and could not fathom why on earth I would choose to throw my life away by pursuing a career in music. No one in my family was involved in entertainment” he additionally stated.
“My father was based in Lagos at the time, leaving our Oguta home vacant, so I happily took up residence there as I would not have to pay rent. I thereafter set up a production studio. Unfortunately, business was not very buoyant as Oguta is out of the way to major towns” he also said.
This month expressed the opinion that he wants Nigerian youths to reflect his attitude towards life.

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