London Mayor, Sadiq Khan, has expressed unhappiness over a crash outdoors a South London venue internet hosting a concert by Nigerian Afrobeats singer, Ahmed Ololade, professionally identified as Asake.
Asake was reportedly compelled to finish his sold-out efficiency at the O2 Academy Brixton on Thursday after an enormous quantity of followers who did not have tickets tried to pressure entry to the venue.
According to a Police report, eight individuals had been transported to hospitals, whereas two extra who suffered fewer accidents had been attended to at the scene.
Asake, in a put up shared on his Instagram on Friday, publicly apologised to his followers and these affected by the break-in.
He wrote, “My heart is with those injured last night and caused any form of discomfort. I pray you get well soonest. Also, I am in the process of reaching out to individuals. I still don’t have the full brief from the venue or management themselves as to what led to the disruption at the entrance of the Brixton Academy.”
Also reacting after the demise of one of the victims in the hospital named Rebecca Ikumelo, the Mayor in a tweet on Friday, stated, “I am heartbroken by the tragic demise of Rebecca Ikumelo who has very sadly died following the terrible occasions on Thursday evening in Brixton.
“My thoughts remain with everyone affected by this dreadful incident. It is vital that the investigation into what happened concludes as soon as possible. City Hall is in contact with venues and authorities across London to ensure nothing like this happens again.”