COMEDIAN EBIYE APOLOGISES FOR THE INSULTIVE JOKE HE MADE ABOUT ARAMIDE’S HEADIES 2018 WIN
Comedian Ebiye who insulted musician Aramide following her headies 2018 win, has just apologized to her.
Aramide, at the 2018 Headies on Saturday won the Best Alternative Song award for her song “Fun Mi Lowo Mi” featuring Sound Sultan and Koker.
Comedian Ebiye shared a photo on his Snapchat, of the singer accepting the award with the caption:
She can’t even believe it, lol she prolly f***ed for the award. #Headies
A screenshot of the comment soon circulated on social media and the comedian was blasted and condemned.
The comedian, on his Instagram page, has however apologised, terming the comment as a “distasteful joke.” Here is what he wrote:
“I made a distasteful joke about @aramidemusic last night at the headies. I am embarrassed by my comments and I am profusely sorry. Aramide is a hardworking artist who deserves every recognition she gets by merit. I sincerely apologize and pledge that such will not repeat itself again.
I pledge to control my words in the future as things said and written cannot be taken back.”