Sammie Okposo Biography: Wife, Children, Sex Scandal

January 26, 2022

Sammie Okposo is a popular Nigerian gospel singer, producer, entertainment consultant, psalmist, and the Chief Executive Officer of Zamar Entertainment.

Sammie Okposo
Sammie Okposo

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Sammie Okposo Profile

Full Name: Sammie Okposo

Date of Birth: May 30th, 1971

Age: 51

Education: Not Available

Occupation: Gospel Singer, Producer, Entertainment Consultant

State of Origin: Delta State, Nigeria

Nationality: Nigerian

Spouse: Ozioma Okposo

Net Worth: $1 million

Who is Sammie Okposo?

Sammie Okposo born May 30th, 1971, is a Nigerian singer, producer, entertainment and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Zamar Entertainment. 

He is popularly known in Nigeria for generating songs for some of the biggest performers in the country. 

Sammie Okposo Early Life

Sammie Okposo was born on May 30th, 1971 in Delta State, Nigeria, to the family of the famous Pastor Paul Adefarasan. 

Paul Adefarasan is the Metropolitan Senior Pastor of the House of Rock Churches Worldwide.

He grew up in a family where he was expected to become an accountant, however, his passion for music grew quite early and his career took a different turn.

Sammie Okposo Education

Sammie Okposo had both his primary and secondary education in the south southern part of the country, Delta State, Nigeria.

There's not much information about Sammie Okposo's tertiary education at the moment. We are following this up and will update this section once we receive more verified information.

Sammie Okposo Career

Sammie Okposo's interest in music grew from the early age of nine. He played the piano and by ten, he was the pianist in his local church.

His professional career would begin after he launched his production career in 1992 when he got into the Nollywood movie industry as a SoundTrack producer and as well, got into professional music production. 

In 2000, he released his debut album titled, 'Unconditional Love.' This album brought him into the limelight at the time and propelled him onto the international scene.

He has since progressed into a global, multi-award-winning successful gospel artist and producer in Nigeria.

He has performed at events such as the Martin Luther King Day Celebration and the July 4th Independence Day Celebration.

Also, he has appeared and played with other top artists such as Kirk Franklin, Maxi Priest, Missy Elliot, Jonathan Nelson, Shaggy, Deitrick Haddon, Fred Hammond, Donnie Mcclurkin, Sonnie Narị, Benjamin Dube, Uche Double, Judith Sephuma, and a lot of others.

Sammie Okposo was GLO Ambassador for ten years before he became the United Nations Peace Ambassador.

Sammie Okposo Personal Life

Is Sammie Okposo married?

Sammie Okposo is happily married to the love of his life, Ozioma Okposo. However, there was a recent sex scandal involving Sammie Okposo and a U.S.-based lady.

Sammie Okposo Sex Scandal

Sammie Okposo took to social media on January 25th, 2022,  to publicly apologize to his wife for committing adultery with a U.S based lady after he was exposed.

The unveiling of Sammie Okposo's sex scandal has it that the incident led to a pregnancy and Sammie Okposo wrote a detailed apology on social media to his wife, ministers of the gospel, and his followers in admittance of guilt.

Sammie Okposo Children

Does Sammie Okposo have children?

The details of Sammie Okposo's children have not been disclosed to the public yet. We are keeping an eye on this and will update this section once we have received some information.

Sammie Okposo Awards and Recognitions

Here is the list of Sammie Okposo's awards and recognitions. 

  • 1994 – Most Promising Male Artiste (Fame Music Awards)

  • 1997 – Best Sound Track (The Movie Awards, Nigeria)

  • 1998 – Best Sound Track (The Movie Awards, Nigeria)

  • 1999 – Best Sound Track (The Movie Awards, Nigeria)

  • 2000 – Best Sound Track (The Movie Awards, Nigeria)

  • 2001 – Best Gospel Artiste Amen Awards, Nigeria

  • 2002 – Gospel Artiste of the year (Power of Music and Praise Awards)

  • 2002 – Best contemporary gospel Artiste (Power of Music and Praise Awards)

  • 2003 – Best Male Gospel Artiste in Africa Nominee (Kora Awards, South Africa)

  • 2005 – Artist of the year (Teen Choice Awards)

  • 2005 – Best remix Album (CNA Awards)

  • 2005 – Best Male contemporary gospel Artiste in Nigeria (Amen Awards)

  • 2005/2006 – Best Male Gospel Artist in Africa (Kora Awards, South Africa)

  • 2006 – Best Sound and Music Score – Amazing Grace (Nigeria Movie Awards)

  • 2006 – Gospel Artist of the year (Nigeria Music Awards)

  • 2006 – Best Gospel Artiste in English (Afro Hollywood Awards UK)

  • 2007- Gospel artist of the year (Nigeria Entertainment Awards, New York)

  • 2008 – Best contemporary Gospel Artiste (Nigerian Music Awards)

  • 2008 – Best Gospel Video (Nigerian Music Video Awards)

  • 2010- God zone award for excellence in entertainment (GOD ZONE Awards)

  • 2011- Best music video producer (Nigerian Music Video Awards)

  • 2012 – Grass root ambassador of the year (Real Soccerfest and CAN)

  • 2012 – Trailblazer award (African Gospel Music Awards U.K)

  • 2012- Best male Christian artiste (Pastor Bimbo Odukoya Foundation awards)

  • 2012- Positive impact awards (Inside Out media awards)

  • 2013 - Artiste of the year at the Crystal Awards, Nigeria

  • 2013 – Album of the year (The Statement) Crystal Awards, Nigeria

Sammie Okposo Net Worth

Sammie Okposo's net worth is estimated at around $1 million.

Questions People are Asking

Is Sammie Okposo married?

Yes, Sammie Okposo is married to Ozioma Okposo.

Does Sammy Okposo have children?

Yes, Sammie and Ozioma Okposo have children from their union, however, the details of their children are yet to be disclosed to the public.

Which state is Sammie Okposo from?

Sammie Okposo is from Delta State, Nigeria.

How old is Sammie Okposo?

Sammie Okposo will be 51 years old on May 3oth, 2022.

What is Sammie Okposo's net worth?

Sammie Okposo's net worth is estimated at $1 million.

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