The police in Lagos have detained musician, Azeez Fashola popularly recognized as Naira Marley, for protecting a live performance in Abuja no matter the ban on gatherings and occasions of extra than 20 people in the usa in line with the Coronavirus protocols.
SaharaReporters gathered that the musician was once arrested in Lagos on Thursday and is presently in police custody.
Naira Marley had formerly made headlines after movies surfaced on-line displaying him boarding an plane at a time interstate travels have been banned and later mingled with followers throughout the song concert.
Spokesperson for the police in Lagos, Bala Elkana, validated that Naira Marley was once arraigned in court docket for the offence.
He said, “We are in courtroom as we speak. He will be arraigned for violating the interstate journey order. That is the element that worries Lagos State.”
Naira Marley, who is no longer a stranger to controversies, was once additionally indicted when he confirmed up at a birthday celebration organised with the aid of Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, in honour of her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello.