Yesterday, the Lagos State Police commissioner stated that Burna Boy is a person of interest in the on-going investigation into Mr 2kay’s robbery and assault at Eko Hotel last month.
The commissioner also publicly announced that Burna Boy should immediately report to the nearest police station for questioning as he has been named by arrested suspects as the mastermind of the alleged crime.
In response, Burna Boy’s management ‘Spaceship Entertainment’ has just issued a statement saying, ‘Burna Boy, is not in any way involved with the robbery and beating up of Mr 2kay’.
Read the full statement below..
The management of Burna Boy (Spaceship Entertainment) hereby makes an official statement regarding the news that Burna Boy has been declared wanted by the police.
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 November 20th, 2017. This invitation was honored yesterday November 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.
Source: Linda Ikeji’s blog