• Congolese musician Koffi Olomide released from Prison on bail (Photos)

    Congolese musician Koffi Olomide released from Prison on bail (Photos)

    After spending five days in prison custody since his arrest and arraignment for assaulting one of his dancers at an airport in Nairobi, Koffi Olomide has been released on bail.

    The Congolese musician was earlier deported by the Kenyan government for his violent act, charged by a prosecutor with assault & battery and detained in prison pending the outcome of his case. Koffi confirmed his release by sharing photos on Facebook of himself at home with his family, and wrote:

    “At Home […]

  • Congolese musician Koffi Olomide detained in Prison, reaches out to his fans for support

    Congolese musician Koffi Olomide detained in Prison, reaches out to his fans for support

    Congolese musician Koffi Olomide was arrested by Police at his home on Tuesday. He was taken to a court building, subsequently charged by a prosecutor with assault & battery and detained in prison pending the outcome of his case.

    This is coming after the music star was deported by the Kenyan government last week after a video emerged showing him kicking one of his female dancers at Nairobi Airport. The Music star has now released a statement addressing the detention. It […]

  • Update: Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been deported from Kenya

    Update: Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been deported from Kenya

    Thank you, Kenya! Congolese musician Koffi Olomide was on Saturday morning deported to Congo. He was sent back to his home country via a Kenya Airways flight that left the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) at 11:35am, after he spent the night in a police cell.

    The 60-year-old Congolese musician was arrested for viciously kicking one of his female dancers in the belly for arguing with his wife at the Airport. Police Inspector General Joseph Boinnet ordered for his arrest after […]

  • Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been arrested after he was caught on video assaulting his dancer

    Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been arrested after he was caught on video assaulting his dancer

    Congolese musician Koffi Olomide has been arrested for assaulting one of his female dancers at Jomo Kenyatta Airport.

    Police Inspector General Joseph Boinnet ordered for his arrest after the video was brought to his attention. Olomide was arrested on Friday night, after a live interview with a top TV station.

    The 60-year-old Congolese soukous singer and dancer, accompanied by his wife and a group of dancers, landed at the Jomo Kenyatta Airport and in the short video, he was seen approaching the […]