The colour of recession has not changed Timaya in any way. While millions of Nigerians are screaming of difficult times, Timaya is bawling. From an airport runway , the singer has this to say.

“Someone’s sitting in a shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. GOD I see you… No recession in my corner, I’m bawling!!!” We are not surprised. Last month, he was signed on by the telecommunication giant, Globacom, as a brand ambassador.

His creativity and diligence have earned him many laurels locally and internationally. Some of them include Nigerian Music Award and four Headies Awards. He has also been a Peace Ambassador for the Inter-religious and International Federation for World Peace (IIFWP) since 2011.