For some time now, hypothesis has been rife that in style Fuji musician, Remi Aluko, had misplaced his sight and protecting it a secret. Some individuals have stated that every time he’s performing, his boys stylishly information his actions on stage to forestall the general public from realizing about his visible impairment.
Additionally, a younger man who watched his efficiency at Ketu, Lagos, not too long ago and spoke to Saturday Beats on situation of anonymity, stated that he appeared to consider that the Fuji star had gone blind due to the best way his boys surrounded him throughout his efficiency.
It was rumoured that Aluko purchased a stolen telephone and was arrested by the police. It was additional alleged that whereas he was in detention he was brutally tortured and that the therapy affected his sight.
Throughout an unique chat with Saturday Beats, the singer admitted that he had issues along with his sight however stated that he by no means purchased a stolen telephone and was by no means tortured by the police.
He stated, “I’ve drawback with my sight and the ailment known as glaucoma. Lots of people have it in Nigeria however have no idea. I didn’t have any signs earlier than the sickness manifested itself. That’s the reason I counsel individuals to all the time go for medical check-up. I’ve rectified the issue via an operation in India however the reality is that my sight shouldn’t be prefer it was. You understand that when part of the physique is broken, it can’t operate prefer it used to. I can see however my imaginative and prescient shouldn’t be as clear because it was.
“It’s an sickness and I didn’t contract it via police torture. The Nigeria Police Pressure might be one of the best regulation enforcement company in Nigeria. People who printed that report about me are simply callous. I didn’t purchase a stolen telephone from anyone; somebody really gave me the telephone as a present as a result of he loved my efficiency.
“The person first gave me cash whereas I used to be performing; earlier than the present ended, he despatched certainly one of my boys to offer me the telephone as a result of he actually had enjoyable on the present. When the police arrested me, they didn’t contact me; they solely questioned me and later took me to Abuja. After we received there, they only requested me how they may get the individual that gave me the telephone. Fortunately, they have been in a position to find the person and he was arrested. That was what occurred.”
Narrating how he found that he had the ailment; Aluko stated he received to learn about it throughout an altercation with somebody, which led to him being punched within the face.
“The sickness manifested itself after I acquired a punch from somebody who had a difficulty with me. Once I was punched, I found that I couldn’t see very clearly. At first, I assumed it was somewhat drawback, so I simply utilized eye drops however it didn’t work so I went to a hospital at Bonny Camp and that’s the place they advised me that I had glaucoma,” he stated.