By Annette Amondi
Nigerian artiste Wizkid has accused a certain club in Nigeria of unlawful assault and grievous bodily harm.
The assault happened on Wizkid’s bodyguard Emmanuel Obinna alias Vanguard on 15th November at club DNA Lagos.
Vanguard reports that the nightclub boss and his bouncer arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrates Court, on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 allegedly stabbed and assaulted him.
The two were issued a three-count charge bordering on conspiracy, unlawful assault and grievous bodily harm.
In the proceedings of the court reported by Vanguard, Starboy entertainment boss, Wizkid allegedly owes thenightclub the sum of N15 million.
According to the report, Wizkid owed the nightclub the sum of N8million, and also a pool party bill of N7 million.
The bodyguard had on November 15, 2018, gone to DNA nightclub to settle part of a N15 million debt owed by Wizkid when he was attacked by the nightclub boss and his bouncer.
The police prosecutor, Inspector Joseph Jimoh, reportedly told the court that the DNA nightclub boss and his bouncer unlawfully assaulted Obinna, by allegedly beating him and using broken glass to injure one of his eyes, finger and left side of his face at about 3AM.
The DNA nightclub boss and his bouncer have been granted bail in the sum of N500,000 each after they both pleaded not guilty to the charges filed against them.
The club’s lawyer also said that there are arrangements to foot Obinna’s medical bill.