wizkid smoking

Popular Nigerian music superstar, Wizkid recently generated a frenzy when he was arrested in Nairobi for smoking in a non-smoking hotel. Many people felt he had become irresponsible while others had mixed opinions about the whole debacle. Here are 5 things you should know about Wizkid’s unfortunate brush with the law according to information gotten from a Nairobian site called Standard Kenya:

1) He was arrested around 1pm while checking out of the hotel and he was placed in handcuffs like a criminal.

2) The issue started while the front desk officer at the hotel quizzed Wizkid over his indulgence in smoking marijuana at the hotel which strictly prohibits that. They both got into a heated argument which attracted security officers who ended up calling the police to arrest him.

3) Chocolate City female rapper, Victoria Kimani, who had paid Wizkid a visit was also present as the whole debacle ensued. She was at thr hotel the previous day and she accompanied Wizkid after he was bundled by the police officers.

Wizkid taking marijuana right next to his buddy, Tonto Dike

4) For his crimes, the Nairobi hotel charged the Joy crooner Sh50, 000 which he paid before police officers cuffed him and hauled him away to Capital Hill police station to be interrogated. 

5)Wizkid was meant to catch a flight back to Lagos at around 3pm and was forced to cancel the flight due to the whole saga.