Nigerian superstar Davido has come out to defend himself after a journalist released a clip that showed him assaulting him after he tried to take a selfie with him.
Davido in response to the fast trending video claimed he never intended to hit the journalist as he was trying to set up properly to have the photo moment:
He wrote: ‘I was trynna hug u bro but u moved away fast so it looked like I was slapping your chest…Love you bro’
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With @davidoofficial and he’s groosy responsibility was walking down the aisle of airport. With so much enthusiasm in me and fans with persaby was taking pictures with him; I was amazed to see him and wanted to say HI and take a picture with him. But see what I got??? A heavy SPANK, a heavy SLAP. And for some days now I haven’t been my self been nursing pains… @instablog9ja @lindaikejiblogofficial @tundeednut @timothylay_ @pulsenigeriatv @krakstv #instablogger #instablog9ja #gengfreestyle #kennyblaq @kennyblaqmcfr_ #unripepawpawchallenge #rahman_jago @zinoleesky @nairamarley @marlianmusic #ushbebelive @heisrema @officialhiptv @waptvchannel @goldmynetv @mtvbaseafrica #zanku #speeddarlington @zlatan_ibile @brodashaggi @auntyshaggi @nastyblaq @olamide_badoosneh_ #baddosneh #davido @instantvibeng #instantvibeng @aloma_dmw @obama_dmw @femiotedola @bredhkn @wegonblowtv
The journalist who was at the international airport for his entertainment business crossed paths with Davido and walked up to him for a picture, as his fan. As he approached the singer for a selfie, Davido immediately attacked him by hitting his chest hard.