The country was thrown into a state of shock with the news of the demised of dancehall diva,Ebony Reigns; known in real life as Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, who passed on in the late hours of Thursday, February 8,2018 after being involved in a tragic car accident.
Her car was damaged beyond repair, killing her personal aide and bodyguard who were also traveling along with her.
The shock that has enshrined with the death of the late dancehall artist seems not to end as an alleged husband to be of the late bubbly musician has also emerged.
The young man who identifies himself as Kofi Essel has narrated how the late ‘Date Your fada’ crooner proposed to him.
Speaking in an exclusive interview with Razzonline.com, Kofi Essel claimed he had not heard of Ebony or any of her songs when he met her and could not have recognized her if he had met her at random.
Kofi Essel, a carpenter who hails from Abenado Domenasi in the Central Region of Ghana emphasized astonishingly that,Ebony rather expressed interest in him when he offered his services as a carpenter to her after a friend introduced them:
“I’m a carpenter, and through my work, a friend of mine introduced me to Ebony, when I met her i had not heard her song before so if not for my friend I wouldn’t have known her and I wouldn’t have recognized her if I met her at random”. He revealed
Recounting his conversation with Ebony, Kofi Essel who said he met Ebony at a hotel she was lodging at Pig farm, a suburb of Accra called Ebony Hotel said:
“After I had done the job for her we sat down and had a conversation, she was then writing her songs, Kupe, Maame hwe and Konkonsa Police. So I asked her if she was a musician, and she responded in the affirmative although I said no when she asked if I had heard of her before. She then told me that God has blessed me and when i asked her what she meant, she asked if I had dated before which I said no because I would be committing sin against my body then she went on to ask my name and asked if she could be my friend which I accepted then right there and then when she proposed to me, I thought it was a way God was using to bless me although I thought she was joking in the beginning.” He told Razzonline.com