Recall, Mr 2Kay, real name Abinye David Jumbo, was robbed at gun point inside one of the rooms at Eko Hotel around 11pm on Sunday, October 22 after his performance at the “Buckwyld N Breathless” concert at the hotel. Following the ongoing investigation, the Lagos State Police commissioner, Edgal Imohimi declared Burna Boy wanted and publicly called on him to report to the Police Station for questioning in connection with the robbery attack of fellow singer, Mr 2kay at Eko Hotel.
Some of the culprits were arrested and one of them implicated Burnaboy.
According to the Police commissioner, ‘four armed robbers carried out the attack and detectives were able to arrest one of their girlfriends who is identified as ‘Matejero’ which led to the capture of the others.
During interrogation, the robbers confessed that they were hired by Burna Boy through his manager, Joel Kantiock (@emiroflagos) who was arrested in Zaria, Kaduna State’.
The CP went on to say that ‘they confessed to receiving a part payment of 50,000 naira before the job and another 50,000 was paid to the robbers directly by Burna Boy when the job was done.
Watch the CP speak!