Nigerian musician Banky W was in Uganda two years ago for the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards. He had a wonderful performance but after a few months, he went AWOL (Absent Without Leave) and millions of his fans have been asking themselves where their star has been.
However, the musician has finally come out but with bad news. He has been suffering with skin cancer that he has been with for a long time on his shoulder.
He recently underwent surgery on his shoulder as a treatment to the rare skin cancer on that developed on that part of his body.
He revealed this emotional post that included words of appreciation of God’s mercy on his life and praises for his loved ones who have supported him through his struggles.
“For those who’ve been wondering why I’ve been away so long, I had my 3rd surgery on a rare starin of skin cancer tumors in my shoulder last month. The first 2 times were over 10 years ago, then it recently resurfaced. But this isn’t a sad story as much as it is a reminder, and a testimony,” part of his post read.
Oluwabankole Wellington, known under the stage name Banky W, and credited in film as Banky Wellington, is a Nigerian singer, rapper and actor. He is known for songs like ‘Be my lover’, ‘My regret’, ‘Good good loving’ and ‘All I want is you’ among others.