The Lagos State Police Command is currently in search for popular Nigerian musician, BurnaBoy.
According to the Lagos state police commissioner, Edgal Imohimi, Burna Boy is wanted for his involvement in the robbery attack on David Abiye, alias Mr2kay.
Police revealed from investigations conducted and confessions from some of the suspects arrested that the popular musician contracted them to “teach Mr2Kay a lesson.”
The incident happened at 11 pm after the “Buckwyld N Breathless” concert at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, where he also performed.
The artiste was said to have been brutalised by the robbers and threatened to be killed if he did not cooperate with them.
Abiye who was beaten and tied up by the armed men, allegedly lost his Audemais Piquet (AP), automatic gold wristwatch worth $25,000, gold jewellery valued at N1.5 million, mobile phones, a pair of Adidas shoes, cash and perfumes to the thieves who posed as hotel workers.
The suspects are Balogun Ademola, 23, Obinna Igwe, 20 and Omotore Tunmise, 27.
Ademola and Igwe are said to be students of the University of Lagos. Tunmise is an artisan.