Two years ago, news of an alleged love affair
between Nigerian dancehall star, Timaya and
fashion entrepreneur, Lisa Walsh made
rounds. At that time, Timaya declined to
comment on the issue while Lisa simply went
A few days ago, our reporters ran into Lisa
Walsh at an event in Lagos and quickly
cornered her for a brief chat.
We gathered that Lisa Walsh had been out of
the country for a couple of years and had just
returned to promote her new projects.
“Yeah, I’ve been away for a while, I had
to take time off to re-invent, re-
strategise and re-launch some of my
projects which includes a new website, a
series of fashion shows and real estate”.
When asked about her alleged affair with
Timaya, she responded:
“Just to clear the air, I have never dated
Timaya, he’s a friend and I’ve known him
for over 7 years, he’s actually a family
friend. I feel people are just trying to
make up stories, and I don’t think I am
up for that right now because I am back
to Nigeria for good, to do what I know
how to do best, helping people and
pushing my business forward’.