The opening ceremony of the Russia 2018 World Cup has come and gone and there was no performance by popular Nigerian artiste, Wizkid.

Trending news across various platforms suggested that Starboy will have a performance at the 2018 FIFA World Cup opening in Russia but that was not the case on Thursday. 

The multi award winning music star has now given the real reason why he was absent in Moscow; saying he was never invited in the first place meaning the earlier reports on other platforms excluding Bounce News was false!

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"Is it true that you will be performing at the FIFA World Cup opening ceremony," the fan had requested an answer from the 'Ojuelegba' crooner.

An inquiry which Wizkid reacted with his best wishes for the Super Eagles team. "Na fam, but goodluck to our boys," the vocalist answered.

Many will recall that D'Banj was accorded the honour of singing during the opening ceremony of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

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