Basketmouth has turned out to apologize over the controversial rape joke which had gotten many individuals talking a couple of days prior.
The outstanding comedian took to his Instagram page on Monday, December 2, 2019, where he shared photographs of the ladies who as indicated by him are the most notable individuals throughout his life. He went to subtitle the photograph with a serious long epistle where he was sorry about the said joke.
This is what he said in the joke: “Almost every morning in the blogs, on the news, there’s a picture of a man sitting on the floor pleading, the caption is usually in the line of ‘its the devils’ handwork’ and the topic is from underage defilement, rape or brutality against a woman or minor. I live in this same world with my most prized possessions my wife, my two daughters, my sisters and women who have built me into the man I am.
“I was recently presented an opportunity to create awareness on the efforts of the EU to bring support to fighting this scourge, it was a no-brainer for me. I refused any compensation for it and volunteered to lend my voice because… it’s our fight, it’s not for the EU…its for my girls’ future. Unfortunately, a few years ago I shared up a Facebook post that I thought was shedding light through humor to the entitled crude and very present behavioral patterns of some African men who equate spending to sexual favors, but I also realized then that women actually have to face this daily and it’s harrowing and I deeply apologized for it,” he said.
The controversial comedian went on to thank women for being who they are, and the sacrifices they are making in supporting men to stand to their feet.
This apology came a day after the EU has dropped him (Basket Mouth) as an ambassador to sex and gender-based violence in the European Union over a joke he made.
BasketMouth apologize to rape joke via his official Instagram page.