Local radio DJ and podcaster Bujy Bikwa has issued a statement relating to the physical altercation between media persona Boity Thulo and himself.
Following stories of the incident, the “Wuz Dat” rapper confirmed that she was assaulted and revealed that she had opened a case with the police, following the incident.
Now, Bujy has come ahead to share his model of the occasion.
In a statement shared on his Instagram web page he mentioned: “I’ve been by means of probably the most tough, emotional and troublesome time the previous few days, relating to allegations towards me, of GBV.
“In no means do I condone such behaviour and actions that occurred on the night time, nonetheless, I really feel victimised as I used to be not given the chance to relay my facet of the story.
“After the incident befell, I attempted to succeed in out to the mentioned complainant in some ways obtainable to me, however with no success.
“I then spoke to my administration staff and suggested them about what had transpired on Tuesday night, and what I had tried to attain in resolving the matter earlier than the need of taking additional actions.
“I’ve been accused of GBV, which under no circumstances sits nicely with me, as I’ve been labelled as an abuser – which I’m not – and it saddens me to see how this has spiralled out, with folks believing and siding with one facet of a narrative,” mentioned Bujy in his statement.
He goes on to element the insults thrown his means earlier than issues grew to become physical, stating that he was kicked and punched too.
“I used to be verbally abused and informed that my surname has no relation to who I’m and, due to that, that’s the reason my profession isn’t going wherever by way of development, in-fact ’what’s it that I do within the media business as a result of I’m truly nothing!’
“Furthermore, throughout a verbal confrontation, I used to be then bodily assaulted, being kicked and punched, whereas being informed that (’I’m a person, I’m a person’) I need to take it.
“The ache and struggling of getting to let a girl abuse me verbally and bodily, whereas making an attempt to comprise myself, and holding her fingers to cease was not sufficient, till witnesses managed to defuse the scenario.
“That didn’t make issues delicate, as I used to be regularly insulted. With a glass in my hand, I unintentionally threw it out of frustration, without any intention to trigger physical hurt, I do, nonetheless, acknowledge that issues may have been dealt with otherwise and I sincerely do apologise for the way it ended,” mentioned Bujy.
He ended his statement by saying that he had opened a counter case towards Boity, citing his ache from accidents, after being held in police custody for seven days.
“With that being mentioned, I additionally opened a counter case of frequent assault towards the perpetrator for bodily attacking me and, after being in ache from the accidents I sustained for seven days, being held in police custody, I’ve acquired medical consideration and have filed my medical information in direction of my counter case.
“I do belief and imagine that justice might be pretty served and ask that speculations be simply that, because the matter is being dealt with by legislation enforcement, and additional investigations are nonetheless underneath means.
“During this troublesome time, I request area and respect on the matter, and can reserve additional touch upon this platform,” mentioned Bujy.
This comes after audio was shared with The Citizen after which posted on social media, the place Bujy and Boity might be heard berating and insulting one another.
The insults occurred after Boity, who can be a sangoma, started giving unsolicited readings.
“Is this how weak you’re? With such aggressiveness?” Bujy asks Boity within the clip.
“I’m an even bigger particular person than him. Everyone thinks he’s like … nobody. No one know(s) who he’s,” says Boity within the clip.
“He’s like a no person. Every time he reveals up wherever, why is that this man even round?” she provides.
“I can obtain that. I can obtain that. It’s advantageous,” responds Bujy.
Someone can then be heard making a reference to Sodom and Gomorrah, earlier than Bujy calls Thulo’s ancestors pretend.
“O tswasitse masepa, my love!” shouts Bujy at Boity. He then accuses her of mendacity and makes reference to her mom’s genitals.
“This remains to be okay, let’s see the place your profession goes!” replies Boity.
The folks within the audio clip can then be heard shouting “no” in a second that seems like a response to Bujy emptying his drink throughout Boity. He tells the gang that he can do it once more as a result of “no person says such bullsh**”.
“You’re only a fats f****** child. Nobody is aware of who the f*** you’re,” provides Boity and Bujy screams “everyone is gonna know who the f*** I’m after I f*** Boity up”.
The sounds of glass breaking and screams can then be heard, earlier than somebody yells “that’s a lower” and “guys, can we defuse this?”
Following the incident, Bujy reportedly spent the weekend at a Johannesburg Correctional Centre and appeared on the Midrand Magistrates Court on Wednesday morning.