Just the past few days, a story broke that Jim Iyke fathered a child that was now 11years old with a woman who is a lawyer in the UK. The story was published in the Encomium Magazine and was authored by seasoned Journalist and Gossip Queen Stella Dimoko-Korkus.
Jim Iyke, to me, took a mature approach about it. He issued a statement which you can read below. However, all of that came unraveling when he got on twitter and attacked blogger Linda Ikeji who was one of many sharing the story first published by Dimoko-Korkus. I don’t know much about Dimoko-Korkus but I understand that she has a reputation for being right with her “he said, she said” stories.
In any event, apparently, Jim Iyke allegedly did not stop with the curses against Linda Ikeji on (twitter).He allegedly extended it via phone to Stella Dimoko-Korkus with alleged threats against her and her family. *Sigh* This is just way too much drama, beyond the criminal law and tort law actions that may come into play should it continue to take this nasty route.
My problem with this case and prior ones involving Jim Iyke is that he remains the common denominator. I’d like to see Jim Iyke really clean up his act and keep his personal business and the way he reacts to false stories on a tight leash i.e. a bit more self discipline and control. I think part of that will mean moving from a mindset of victim to taking charge and control of his personal brand image. There are many people who play the bad guy in movies yet are considered the sexiest thing since slice bread without all these drama. He has the power in his hands to control his brand image.
As to Stella Dimoko-Korkus, I can only imagine how it would feel to have your family threatened, if indeed the allegation is true. I am however unsure what her statement accomplishes beyond the “I go open your yansh for road” response. (Terrible response by Dimoko-Korkus).
Jim Iyke’s Statement
“Jim Iyke is aware of the viral story currently making the headlines and wishes to state that this is not the first time that issues of this nature have arisen. Friends and fans who follow his activities closely will recall a number of occasions in the past when baseless claims of paternity and even marriage were made.
“Nonetheless, as a responsible man, he is always disposed to verify any such development(s) brought to his attention and when any satisfactory outcome has been ascertained, the general public will be duly informed without ambiguity. The only specifics at the present time is that at the age of 22yrs-23yrs old he dated for a brief period the lady at the center of the story who subsequently left Nigeria for the UK.
“There had been no contact between them ever since and by implication no linkling of the existence of a living product of that encounter. Since this is more about an innocent child than the star himself we advise caution and respect for privacy.”
“Before i start with this; I know Jim WILL GO AROUND POSTING TRASH as anonymous on where ever this memo comes up but who cares?
You live on the Internet defending yourself on various blogs and posting incoherent babash, cussing out the blog owners remember?Be my guest.
I start this memo by quoting the lyrics from Abolore Akandes(9ice)song where he mentioned the words “baaaaastard”in reference to his ex friend rugged man.
Ikechukwu(Jim my axx) you are exactly what 9ice said,a “baaaaastard”.
I did an exclusive story that your 11yr old son has surfaced,which is true,abi you wan contest am?The story went viral and probably spoilt your chances of one of your yahoo-yahoo love scams in Houston where you are as I write this. —and you go gaga?
…And you used your mouth action fingernails to dial my home phone and use the swear words on my family ……to the hearing of my children who are still traumatized,the children you so badly desire to have one day as a human being,the ones you used to refer to as “beautiful’.
You called me “ugly Naughty Lady” and you are so frigging correct,the thing is of all your plenty sisters,I cannot remember anyone of them winning the Most beautiful girl in Nigeria beauty pageant or even Miss world.
Your anger has brought you nothing but bad luck.ask yourself why you have no true friends or why no press man will touch you with a long pole. …go on,ask yourself!
You keep threatening to beat up anyone you enter into your log of bad books and I wonder if you are Superman. Na so you go Cameron them beat you so tey your fingers broke and you cooked up the “falling on a glass table”story.tell it to the cuckoos!
If you ever think of swearing to beat me up because I did an exclusive that you have an 11yr old son who is in existence,I will find you and the day you lay your epileptic hands on me will be the last day you ever try to beat up any woman again!…agbaya go and find your mate to bully!
At your age(you don pass 40yrs abeg)you should be happy of such news but instead you are in Houston running from various one dollar shops to another and after you go spread pics for Internet begging for headlines like “Jim iyke spends trillions on shopping spree”..Na today?
If you read this memo,you are free to leave an anonymous hater comment here or any where else but please delete my numbers from your phone and do not call.
Go and see a shrink doctor and get help for anger management abeg.
You seem to think everyone is envious of you,wetin you get?you freaking parade used cars in your ‘rented’garage in Abuja,I roll a brand new Mercedes,tear rubber!
I know you will read this,so I close with this ‘stellar advice’
“It is only an heediot like you that refuses to see the handwriting on the wall,even when the letters are slapping at your pomo mouth”.
You are a liar,a cheat and you have a wicked wicked heart. if you call me ugly because I kick Bottom with my stories,remember I granted you your first ever interview where you said your then ex(actress stephnora okere)used to beg to be beaten before sex?bollocks!
All the 11years i have been a reporter,i have done nothing but defend your sorry Bottom even when i knew your hands were soiled…that’s what ‘freinds’ are for !
This is a friendly memo,if you push me again,I will get ‘high’ for you and send another one copying the governor of benue state swansan!…..A word is enough for the wise….you ain’t.
I thought the devil was a liar till I became friends with you!…..na you train devil to lie!
The next time you try to set me up again,I will be waiting for you at the trap and I will fix the hook on your shriveled,over used balls!
Remember that I am not Cornell udofia the reporter you messed up/tried to use to mess me up. My name Na ‘sterra’!
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