Idoamebo reports that Sammie Okposo’s Family Confirms Death. It is with a heavy heart but with total submission to God that I announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, and Minister of God, Sammie Okposo.
Sammie slept and went to be with the Lord on the morning of Friday, November 25, 2022. More details about the burial will be communicated soon.
We are consoled because we know that he is with Jesus singing with angels. We kindly request that the family is allowed to grieve peacefully at this time.”
Here are a few facts about Sammie Okposo:
Sammie Okposo, originally known as Samuel Okposo, was born in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. He was born on 30th May 1971.
The singer was popular amongst Nollywood actors and actresses, and movie lovers too, because, in 1992, Sammie Okposo was making soundtracks for Nollywood movies.
He had a breakthrough in his career when he started the famous Sammie Okposo Praise Party (SOPP), a platform that brought many upcoming gospel acts into the limelight, the likes of Mercy Chinwo, Frank Edwards, etc.
The “Welu Welu” crooner was known for taking his music out of the serene confines of the church as he shut down streets for his concert.
In 2000, he released his first album, …