VIDEO: Why Police Declared Burna Boy Wanted
Singer and dancehall star Burna Boy has been invited by the police in connection to Mr 2Kay‘s robbery.
Mr 2Kay was robbed at gunpoint in his hotel room at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island,
According to Lagos state Police Public Relations Officer, Olarinde Famous-Cole, Burna Boy has been told to report to any Police station close to him. The Lagos State Acting Police Commissioner ,Edgal Imohimi has also declared Burna Boy wanted.
In the press briefing, Imohimi said that the robbers received a part payment of N50,000 from Burna Boy before the robbery, and another N50,000 after the robbery.
“Four armed robbers carried out the attack and detectives were able to arrest one of their girlfriends identified as ‘Matejero’. This led to the capture of the others.
During interrogation, the robbers confessed that they were hired by Burna Boy through his manager, Joel Kantiock, who was arrested in Zaria, Kaduna State
They confessed to receiving a part payment of N50,000 before the job and another N50,000 was paid to the robbers directly by Burna Boy when the job was done.
At the moment, efforts to apprehend him are proving futile but we count on him to make himself available for questioning immediately.”