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Beenie Man's contracted the Zika virus

Beenie Man has been denied entry to Canada after being diagnosed with Zika Virus.

The 'Who Am I' singer was diagnosed with Zika virus, he revealed on Instagram, saying "Zika Virus hol' mi" and confirming that he had "no visa fi mi Canada show".

The virus often shows no symptoms or very slight symptoms similar to those of a mild bout of dengue fever. There is no specific treatment.

Ticketmaster released a statement saying that due to "immigration issues" Beenie Man would no longer be able to eprform at OVO Fest. 

They promised a "slew of surprise special guests" in place of the raggae star and assured festival goers that Machel Montano would still headline as planned.

 

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