Earlier as we speak, a video of Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke went viral on social media displaying him in a little bit of an altercation with regulation enforcement officers at the Muritala Mohammed Airport over a case of alleged assault.
The controversial actor has come out to clear the air on what actually went flawed at the Lagos airport on his option to Abuja.
In an unique chat with NET, Jim Iyke denied assaulting anybody at the airport saying, ‘individuals are simply wonderful, the truth is that I was running late for a flight in Abuja, and my individuals had despatched my baggage a flight forward. I tried arduous to not miss the flight, however by the point I made it to the gate, the captain had nearly shut the plane’.
He defined additional that one of many safety guards shut by acquired too keen and acquired concerned.
‘One of many safety guards who noticed me struggling to make my approach in acquired overzealous and acquired into an argument with my PA. Then they began exchanging phrases and pointing fingers at the warmth of the second.
On the finish of the day, we couldn’t even make it (the flight) and once we had been coming again, the airport assistant went to name the police and mentioned my Private Assistant hit his face and pushed him.
However when the policeman noticed that it was me, I informed them to allow us to go downstairs to resolve the matter, it was a difficulty of tempers fraying. We then went downstairs and the matter was resolved. I even boarded the identical Dana Air Craft and I was shocked upon my arrival to listen to that I was arrested by the Police. Which Police?’
He continued to say ‘I know that individuals want content material, however let’s not blow issues out of proportion, I am not the sort of one that will publish a rejoinder on points like this, as a result of I will likely be fuelling the fireplace, however we’re all human and we lose our mood at completely different factors in our lives, particularly with how impolite and unprofessional individuals are and extra bewildering is the actual fact that individuals by no means need to hear the opposite facet of the story’
‘The humorous half is that this man they mentioned I slapped got here to select me up at the lounge and took me to the airplane. He acquired me a higher seat and I gave him little change as a result of I know the nation is arduous. We hugged and ended it on a nice observe. The supervisor himself took me to the airplane and I informed him to highschool his workers on find out how to deal with individuals. Its unhappy the size that individuals will go to unfold the pretend information about individuals. Thanks for being one of many credible media homes who really verify information earlier than publishing it,’ Jim mentioned.