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IN Celebrities ON 02 Aug, 2016
Beenie Man, Jamaican dancehall legend had to perform in Toronto for Drake's OVO Fest. It was supposed to be a great event.However, in the shocking turn of events, he was denied access into Canada because he contracted zika virus. Whoa, right?
But apparently, all of this is true as the singer revealed this himself. Get more inside scoop about this below.
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He announced sadly, "Jah know…dah week ya deal wid me a way!!"
"No visa fi mi Canada show (I apologize again to my fans in case you haven't seen the press release) Zika Virus hol' mi The same Zika mosquito gi mi dengue. Blood test, injections, pills. Wi a hol firm still. Selassie a guide I n I right through so once mi have life me a give thanks. #Unstoppable"
Beenie appears to be in a bad shape while nurse took sample of his blood.
"Due to immigration issues Beenie Man will no longer be able to perform as part of OVO Fest 2016 on Saturday July 30th at TD Echo Beach in Toronto. In his place, we have booked a slew of surprise special guests and of course Machel Montano will still headline as planned, with special guests of his own."
The main symptoms of those suffering are skin rash, mild fever, malaise, headache and muscle pain lasting from two to seven days.