Man Caught Stealing Buju's Jewellery Box: "He's Lucky it Wasn't in Nigeria"

Man Caught Stealing Buju's Jewellery Box: "He's Lucky it Wasn't in Nigeria"

  • A white man has been caught attempting to steal a jewellery box belonging to Nigerian singer Daniel Etiese Benson
  • The man was caught in Barcelona by about three men and was captured on camera getting the beating of his life
  • It was said that the singer's team was able to apprehend the alleged thief before he could make off with the box worth millions

A foreign man met his Waterloo in Barcelona after he was caught trying to steal an expensive jewellery box owned by singer Daniel Etiese Benson, aka Buju BNXN.

It is not clear how the man was caught, but from the look of things, it was early enough for him not to have been able to abscond with such a fortune.

White man receives beating for stealing Buju's treasure box
Buju's team caught a man who tried to steal the singer's jewellery box. Credit: @toyourears
Source: Instagram

White Man gets beat up for stealing

In the viral clip, the singer's team was seen holding an alleged thief who tried to make away with the expensive possession.

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The beating happened right in the middle of a street abroad, with cars and pedestrians passing by.

The clip showed him getting the beating of his life by two black men and a white man.

Watch the video of the man getting beaten here:

It is unclear where singer Buju, who was recently called out for insulting his senior colleague Davido, was while the theft drama unfolded. His team took care of things and ensured their boss' jewellery was safe.

People are reacting to the viral clip

Many of Buju's fans reacted to the video after watching it. compiled a list of reactions below:


"Buju self don get jewelry box. I Dey start music tomorrow."


"Omo Werey go chop slæp turn pink."

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"Omo na everywhere theif dey na cos them no dey do jungle Justice for there like here na why he no dey show there."


"What happened to reporting to the police than beating him."


"Beating no too touch this one. E go just Dey prison for 3 months and go through psychiatric evaluation."


"He's lucky it wasn't in Nigeria."


"Na buju the guy for just thief."

Portable says he's bigger than Buju

Portable seems to have had bones to pick with almost all the artists in the music industry, and recently, it was Buju's turn. previously reported that the street singer took to his social media account on March 10 to declare that he was bigger than the Pray singer.

Portable stated that he was faster and better than Buju, and he gave reasons for this.

Proofreading by Nkem Ikeke, journalist and copy editor at


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