By Taiwo Okanlawon
Fuji maestro, Wasiu Anifowoshe Ayinde Marshall (KWAM 1), the Mayegun of Yoruba land has stirred reactions from social media users after a video of an incident involving him at an event surfaced online.
Also known as K1 De Ultimate, the 63-year-old musician was caught on camera slapping a photographer on the head during his performance at socialite Ibrahim Dende Egungbohun, a.k.a IBD Dende’s birthday party on Sunday in Lagos.
In the video currently trending on social media, the fuji musician slapped the photographer hard as he tried to take a photo of other guests at the party.
Watch Video below…
Nigerians have taken to social media to react to the video. Some find it hilarious but the majority is condemning the act.
KWAM1 is known for doing this.too arrogant
— Nigerian (@Babsakande2) March 11, 2020
Ti boy yen ba fi okun microphone wo Maiyegun wale nko o
— El-Cerebro🇳🇬 (@BadruCerebro) March 10, 2020
Absolutely right, 1st instinct is to instigate violence as a means of communication.
— John Bagudu (@john_bagudu) March 10, 2020
That's too harsh. What if the guy falls down and give up the ghost???
— Olatunde Soaga (@olacapital) March 10, 2020
If I am the guy, I will sue K1 to court. I am sure lawyers in the house know the kind of charges for this kind of assault. Ifoti lati oke!
— Scala (@lakaas123) March 10, 2020
This is thesame guy alaafin gave chieftancy tittle? O ma se o
— Akin Adeyeye (@Akin141) March 11, 2020
Why beating him? This is assault and who is Wasiu to be beating him. This is not funny. Why is he crude? Can he try this in The US or the UK
— Dave Adeniji (@dave_adeniji) March 11, 2020
Thatketomumo wrote: “That was uncalled for, hitting someone just because he was trying to get a shot at what he was probably paid to be there for. These people should remember their last days o, never his fan”
Neezer wrote: ” If Na white man, I’m sure you’ll be cautious “
ANkarafreak wrote: ” That’s rubbish how would u hit someone on his head like that because u are mayegun “
Sadiqoladehinde wrote: ” In Yoruba land, these things aren’t wrong.. Correction ni, but poor man correction 😂 “