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AY says 30,000 brought about the struggle between him and Basketmouth

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AY mentioned how Basketmouth used to assist him get related with occasions when he was simply getting began within the comedy enterprise and the way a particular occasion brought about the breakup in an interview with media character Chude Jideonwo.

AY stated, “In 2006, (Basketmouth) normally will get gigs like weddings – a number of gigs on a Saturday, possibly 2/3 weddings.

“So what he used to do at that cut-off date was to attend one, then at a degree, depart the venue and catch up within the different venue after which you will want another person to face in for you. That was the chance I acquired from him of which I’m very appreciative of until date.


“Now, one thing humorous occurred. One of many gigs per se, I acquired his endorsement to go stand in. Often what we get at the moment is 30k and 30k at the moment was every part to me. 30,000 would purchase me my pack of indomie, recharge playing cards, gas for my ‘I higher cross my neighbor’ generator after which the chance to pay only one or two individuals to affix me to do one or two skits that I can simply rapidly put out.

“I acquired this job, and the individuals weren’t too completely satisfied to see me across the venue as a result of they had been anticipating a Basketmouth to return. Lengthy story brief, the man was later completely satisfied after the efficiency.

“There was an alternate of contacts. Then I left. Two weeks working, I haven’t seen 30k. As a result of I didn’t see the 30k, and I used to be ravenous in Iponri, I made a decision to ask for 30K and he stated this particular person hasn’t remitted, this particular person hasn’t paid, you they’re not completely satisfied due to this and all of that.

“After which me I used to be like, ahahn… however this particular person na, shebi you inform me say you had been impressed and completely satisfied? Give my oga hin cash na, make my oga take settle me and all of that. Me, I don’t care if you happen to give Basket 100k for the job however my 30k is my 30k. It was very humorous to now hear from them, understanding that this full cost has been made lengthy earlier than the occasion. I stated ‘O-kay, is that the scenario?’.

“So I forwarded this one’s message to this one and vice versa. So that they now began preventing one another and all of that. I didn’t try this as a result of I wished to get at Basketmouth per se. I did that as a result of I used to be hungry, I used to be hustling and wanted meals on the desk on the time.”


Within the now-viral video, Basketmouth claimed that AY had ruined their relationship by divulging personal info to a 3rd celebration.

Basketmouth stated, “The factor is that this, friendship for me is every part. I don’t fiddle with friendship, I don’t fiddle with loyalty. He (AY) got here to my house and messed round with loyalty. Although I don’t need to go into particulars, he stated one thing I personally shared with him with my lawyer Magnus. And Magnus referred to as me.”