Naira Marley Arrested In Lagos On Thursday
Popular Nigerian artiste, Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley the Marlians president has been detained by the Nigerian Police on Thursday 6 2020,for allegedly holding a concert in Abuja despite the ban on public gatherings and events of more than 20 people in order to curb the spread of coronavirus on the country.
Naira Marley had previously made headlines after videos surfaced online showing him boarding an airplane at a time interstate travels were banned and later mingled with fans during the music concert.
Spokesman for the police in Lagos, Bala Elkana, confirmed that Naira Marley was arraigned in court for the offence.
He said, “We are in court as we speak. He will be arraigned for violating the interstate travel order. That is the aspect that concerns Lagos State.”
Naira Marley, who is not a stranger to controversies, was also indicted when he showed up at a party organised by Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, in honour of her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello.