A fast-rising Nigerian disk jockey, Michelle Abesin popularly called DJ Michelle narrowly escaped death after she reportedly drowned at a beach in Lagos on Thursday, November 18.


According to Punch, DJ Michelle went to the beach in Lagos with her siblings and friends but she was swept away by the ocean a few minutes after she posted a video on her Instagram page.

However, fortunately for her, she was rescued within 24 hours and was still alive when she was found. Her sister, Stella reportedly raised the alarm as she went live to show DJ Michelle who had been rescued.

A person in the video stated that someone has never been recovered from the beach alive, as others told the DJ to be grateful to God

 Her terrified sister had earlier updated fans on the unfortunate incident on Thursday writing, “God why? Ahh Michelle”, accompanied with crying emojis.

She further added, ”I’m in shock. God don’t let this be the end. I need a miracle right now. My sister can’t be gone.”

The disc jockey’s sister also stated that people watched on while her sister drowned.

She wrote, “My sister did not deserve this, I can’t breathe. They all stood there and watched her drown. God, where’s my sister?? Where’s her body?”