In a statement on their website, Wasps confirmed the signing of Johnson alongside 3 other signings being that of Stephen Jones, Phil Swainston and Will Taylor.
Johnson confirmed on Twitter that the deal is for 2 years.
The signings of the players are interesting considering reports on Sportal.co.nz that the club is in financial strife. Such is the nature of their trouble it has been reported that they only have enough finances to stay afloat for one month or face going into administration.
According to the report a deal Wasps was banking on fell through recently which has put them in a really difficult position.
As we learn more on this issue we will let you know.
To read the full Wasps statement and the report on their financial situation simply click on the links (in bold) in this article.