-Stonebwoy has called off his upcoming concert in New York over the outbreak of the dangerous coronavirus
- This decision was arrived at after a directive was given that all gatherings of people of 500 or higher should be banned in New York City
- Stonebwoy's management made this announcement today, March 13
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Award-winning Dancehall artiste Stonebwoy has called off his upcoming New York concert over the outbreak of the dangerous coronavirus.
According to Stoneybwoy, the decision to cancel the concert was arrived at after a directive was given that all gatherings of 500 people or higher be banned in New York City.
In a post sighted by YEN.com.gh, Stonebwoy's management team made this announcement today, March 13. stating that due to the impact and continued spread of the coronavirus, they had to call off the show which was expected to take place today.
“In light of recent updates concerning the impact and continued spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), we deeply regret to announce the postponement of tonight’s show,” Stonebwoy stated.
He added that his team has tried everything within their means to make the show happen but they could not overturn the government's decision on every large gathering.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) has currently been declared as a global pandemic that is spreading rapidly around the world.
On March 12, Ghana confirmed two cases of the virus. The two have been quarantined as they undergo treatment.
YEN.com.gh earlier reported that Stonebwoy's wife, Dr. Louisa Ansong, had virtually declared his upcoming Anloga Junction album as an antidote for the Coronavirus diseased (COVID-19).
Following the announcement, many lovers of Stonebwoy's music have been reacting with expectations on social media.
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