Nigerian singer, Burna Boy‘s record label, Spaceship Entertainment, has dissociated herself from the robbery incident involving Mr 2Kay. Burna Boy finally reacts.
This comes after the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP, Edgal Imohimi declared Burna Boy wanted in connection with the robbery attack on fellow singer at Eko Hotel in the state. He also publicly called on Burna Boy to report to the Police immediately for questioning.
Burna Boy finally reacts
Imohimi said the suspects apprehended and paraded, including a Joel Kantiok, who was said to be Burna Boy’s road manager, claimed he (Burna Boy) had hired them to “teach Mr 2Kay a lesson”. SEe his full statement HERE.
But Burna Boy’s record label has released an official statement concerning the issue. According to them, Burna Boy has honored the police invitation, and is cooperating with them the best he can.
Read the full statement below:
“We use this medium to categorically state that Burna Boy, is not in any way involved with the robbery and beating up of Grafton Records’ Artiste, Mr. 2Kay on the 22nd of October, 2017.
“The first and only invitation Burna Boy has ever received from the police was issued yesterday Nov 20th, 2017. This invitation was honored yesterday Nov 20th, 2017 and it has been made clear that he is happy to cooperate with the police as best as he can.
It is pertinent to note that he was never served an arrest warrant nor has he been declared wanted. We are confident that the Nigerian police will deal with this fairly and professionally,” the statement added.
Recall that Mr 2Kay was recently robbed at gunpoint in his hotel room at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos State. The singer’s manager, Grafton revealed that the sad incident happened at about 11pm on Sunday, October 22, 2017, during the Buckwyld and Breathless concert where he also performed. Read up full gist HERE.