The Nigerian Hip-hop sensation Rema, has taken to his twitter handle today, to explain how he stole a laptop from his friend, before he came into limelight. The music star who shared a few stories about his life before he became a star and started his music career, added that he stole the laptop in attempt to make something for himself, and make his mother proud.

The news has attracted a lot of reactions from several of his fans, and has been on twitter trends for some hours now. Some of these fans are of the opinion that Rema has gone through a lot in his life, and that for him to come out and make this revelation when he has a lot at stake, speaks a lot about how much he’s grown.

Rema went on to share other stories about how he started his music career, and how it hasn’t been easy, being on the spotlight.