Controversy has continued to trail the death of Chief Executive Officer, Cash Nation Entertainment, Babatunde Abiodun, aka Kashy.
There are different reports on the circumstances surrounding Abiodun’s death on Sunday, March 7, 2021.
One report claimed that Abiodun, who was said to have been battling depression for months, allegedly committed suicide by jumping down from a balcony, while another had it that before his death, a fight broke out between him and an artiste signed to his record label, Oluwakayode Balogun, popularly known as Barry Jhay.
In a video that has gone viral on social media, Balogun was seen explaining that Abiodun chased him out of his house during the fight, adding that he was recording a song when the fight started. Blood stain was also seen on Balogun’s mouth.
“Kashy beat me out of the house, see the way this guy beat me, I no do anything, I dey record and this guy beat me like this, no wahala, God dey, I am done with Cash Nation,” Balogun said.
Abodun’s corpse was seen lying on the floor in a pool of his own blood. He wore white footwear and a blue pair of jeans.
A close associate of the deceased and Balogun, Sirkuti, wrote in a footage posted by Instablog9ja: “Mhen Kashy don die, na him and Barry fight for Ghana, wey that one go involve Aiye men for Ghana, them con give him military police make him go use am fuck him up, seems na out of fear Kashy jump from balcony, naso he die.”
However, Abodun’s brother, identified simply as Rina, said he was killed.
“Some blogs are still saying he committed suicide, my brother was killed. My brother gave you his Benz worth 9 million naira. He gave you his hublot worth 15 millon naira. You’re dead Barry Jhay!” Rina wrote.
There are reports that Balogun had been arrested in Ghana over Abiodun’s death.