Diamond Platnumz has a word of advice to men which for them to always use a condom when having sex to avoid a ‘side kid.’
The Tanzania music star made this while granting an interview with 247HH. According to him, the moment he realised he was going to have a child outside of wedlock, it was one of the bad moments in his life.
"It was very bad that was the fucking moment in my life sometimes I don’t want to think about it. But I my best to give all the kids the love that I have and deserve from me. Of course, from there I have learnt something I should even tell my friends. No matter if you have a wife or a girlfriend when you have a side chic make sure you use a condom so it can protect you from not having a side kid because that really bad," he said.
Apart from being one of the most sought-after singers from Africa, Diamond Platnumz has been involved in some controversial news this year. Recall earlier in the, he was arrested for posting a video where he was making out.
Diamond Platnumz arrested for posting video where he was making out
Back in April 2018, Diamond Platnumz was arrested by the Tanzanian Police Authority for posting a video on social media where he was making out with a lady. According to the Tanzanian Information Minister, Harrison Mwakyembe, the musician had fallen foul of the new Electronic and Postal Communications (Online Content) Regulations, introduced a few weeks ago.
He said the authorities plan to file charges against Diamond Platnumz, who has since removed the offending Instagram post.
Diamond Platnumz apologises for making out in video
After the outburst from the video shared by Diamond Platnumz on social media, he came out to apologise for the perceived wrong act. The award-winning star told reporters why he realised that he was wrong for releasing a video of such manner in an interview.
"I’ve had a long conversation with the authorities and I have learnt that what I did was not right. As a role model to many young people, not just in Tanzania but across the continent, posting a private moment was irresponsible of me.," he said.