Popular Nigerian singer Bankole Wellington, best known as Banky W was expected to guest at the King of Boys movie premiere in Lagos state. It was reported that the singer suffered from severe food poisoning.
Banky W whose wife Adesua Etomi also featured in the film had to be sidelined when he was posted on his Snapchat status that he was served a poisoned meal. He revealed;
We wish the singer a quick recovery, meanwhile the Kemi Adetiba‘s movie would be her second major movie feature as a director after the release of popular film Wedding Party in 2016. Kemi revealed the influence behind the second movie:
“After the huge success of “The Wedding Party”, I wanted to try my hands on a different style of storytelling, one that would show my versatility as a director and a storyteller. Yes, the process of making the movie might have been tedious, as we shot in over 75 different locations, but we are very proud of what we’ve created, and we can’t wait to share this with the world,” she remarked.”