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Wizkid Wanted by Ugandan Authorities


wiz-kidUgandan police hawapendi ujinga and when they land on Nigerian singer Wizkid he will know this too well. The ‘Caro’ hitmaker is under siege by the Ugandan authorities after he allegedly attained money from local organisers for a show he never came through for.

Face Tv who were the organisers of what was expected to be the biggest concert in Uganda at the Lugogo Cricket Oval in Kampala have sued the Nigerian Singer saying they had paid the artist’s manager a total of $68,000(equivalent to 6.9million Kshs). but they instead went ahead to breach the contract .

The Ugandan court issued a warrant of arrest against Wizkid with the complainannts saying they had incurred huge losses in booking and re-booking flights, running adverts for the concert that was to be on 3rd  Dec, reimbursing clients who had bought tickets and cancelling hotel reservations.

He now face three counts of charges; obtaining money by false pretense, cheating and conspiracy to defraud. The authorities are yet to get hold of the musician who resides in Lagos Nigeria but is said to be currently in Los Angeles, Carlifonia in the USA.

The court in Kampala ordered police to produce Wizkid and Sunday Are before or on January 16th 2017.

Mukami Kanyi