Mr 2Kay sues Eko Hotel for N500 Million after he got robbed and beaten in the hotel
Mr 2kay was on the 22nd of October robbed at gunpoint in his hotel room, at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos.
After this unlucky enounter, the singer has determined to slam a lawsuit of N500 million on the Hotel’s Management, LIB Reports.
Recall, in an announcement made obtainable by his report label, Graftin, the incident occurred at about 11 PM on Sunday, October 22, 2017, throughout the Buckwyld and Breathless live performance the place he additionally carried out.
The robbers, four in quantity, gained entry into Mr. 2Kay’s room after he mistook one in all them for room service. They pressured their approach into his room and waved a gun with threats to shoot him if he made a noise.
Mr. 2Kay, who was in the room with a good friend, struggled with one in all the robbers, as the others punched and hit him with a gun, repeatedly warning that they’ll shoot if he doesn’t relax.
One of the robbers led and locked 2Kay’s good friend in the lavatory, whereas the others tied the singer’s arms, legs and mouth and took his valuables together with jewellery, garments, perfumes, telephones, and cash. They additionally lower the room’s intercom (cellphone) to keep away from any type of communication as they left the hotel.
The hotel authorities and police have taken statements for investigation, whereas Mr. 2Kay is getting medical consideration for his wounds. “I used to be fairly shocked after I got to Mr. 2Kay’s room final evening.
This was anyone I watched carry out some minutes earlier than the incident. Anyway, the hotel authorities and police are already investigating the incident and we hope they’ll apprehend the criminals as quickly as potential,” stated James Silas, Manager of Grafton Records.
While Mr. 2Kay has declined to make any official assertion on the subject, reviews by LIB claims that the N500 million is predicted to cowl for his misplaced objects, hospital invoice and different damages that weren’t talked about.
According to a supply who spoke to LIB on the situation of anonymity, ‘Mr. 2Kay has vowed to to comply with this lawsuit all the approach, and he won’t relaxation till he is absolutely compensated for his loss and damages’.
The supply additionally stated that the administration of Eko Hotel has been served with the papers already and Police at the Bar Beach Station are nonetheless working spherical the clock to apprehend the culprits accountable for the assault.