‘John Paintsil is A Fool for Beating His Wife…Is He Also A Boxer?’ Bukom Banku Asks
Ghanaian boxer-Bukom Banku, real name Braimah Isaac Kamoko has taken time out of his busy President John Mahama campaign schedule to comment on former Black Stars player-John Paintsil and his wife issue.
Bukom Banku who spoke to Adom Fm from James Town, where he is campaigning for President Mahama so he will become the next ambassador of Ghana to Germany as promised said; “John Paintsil he be foolish man. I didn’t know he fool like that.”
When the interviewer asked him why he was saying that, he replied; “why must be beat his wife and also beat a police officer. He is just a footballer, even he does not have a team now so he does not quality to be a footballer. He is not a boxer like me who can beat my wife. He is a fool.”
Asked whether only boxers are allowed to beat their wives and others in Ghana, he said; “you don’t know already? Even Ayitey Powers beat his girlfriend last week. For boxer, we even throw punches when are sleeping so it’s normal. We are like 007 in Ghana, licences to beat.”
“But a footballer cannot do what we do. That John Paintsil I don’t like him self. He is always throwing balls instead of scoring goals for Black Stars,” he concluded.
Bukom Banku is on record for saying, he beats his three wives whenever they provoke him and that they all understand he is a boxer first before becoming a husband. He has even stated that he does not only beat his wives but also the friends of his wives if they do what he does not like.