Musician Burna Boy Finally Speaks After The Alleged Club Shooting

Written by on June 15, 2022

Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, known popularly as Burna Boy, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and performing artist. Burna boy who had been silence for days after the alleged shooting by one of his security personnel in a club situated in Lagos finally breaks silence


Few days ago, reports circulated social media on how Burna boy’s escort  were detained for allegedly shooting two people in one of the clubs in Lagos state.

The report stated that Burna Boy was said to have made sexual advances at a married woman in the club. This enraged her husband, who challenged him. The situation escalated, resulting in the alleged shooting of two persons, including the woman’s husband, who is presently undergoing treatment at an hospital.

About Burna Boy

BurnaBoy rose to stardom in 2012 after releasing “Like to Party”, the lead single from his debut studio album made a post today on Instagram regarding the rumour that serenated the social media space. In 2019, he won Best International Act at the 2019 BET Awards, and was announced as Apple Music Up Next artist.

His fourth studio album African Giant was released in July 2019; it won Album of the Year at the 2019 All Africa Music Awards. It was also nominated for a Best World Music Album at the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards. He was awarded the African Artist of the year at the 2020 VGMA’s.

In 2020, his album Twice as Tall was nominated for the same category at the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards. This makes him the first Nigerian with back-to-back nominations at the Grammys. In 2021, Twice as Tall won the Best World Music Album at the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards making him the first Nigerian to win the grammy.

BurnaBoy has this to say about the alleged shooting as he tweets for the first time since after the rumour started going round. His caption read on twitter;


“Nigerian Social media can say BURNA

BOY started Boko Haram, e no go

Shock me”.


Could this be a denial to the reports that has been going on even though BurnaBoy was explicit to say what actually happened that day.


Time will unfold what truly happened as we will be on this space to bring you updates.



Current track