We will charge Naira Marley to court- EFCC

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This case seems to be going left as people have been speculating the release of the Nigerian singer. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has come out to reveal that it will arraign musician, Afeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, anytime from now.

The singer was arrested last week Friday by the EFCC in connection with Internet fraud and money laundering.

Tony Orilade, The EFCC’s acting Head, Media and Publicity, in an interview with our one of my sources, confirmed that the commission had received the order to detain Naira Marley.

Asked how long will the musician would be detained, Orilade simply said, “He will be charged to court. As soon as we have a clear date, I will let you know.”

However, a source at the magistrate court t revealed that an order to keep a suspect in custody could take either seven, 10 or 14 days.

The EFCC had arrested the singer based on “intelligence report” along with another singer, Temidayo Omoniyi (aka Zlatan), and three other suspects, Tiamiu Abdulrahman, Adewunmi Adeyanju and Musa Abubakar, following an early morning raid at 9, Gbangbola Street, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos.

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Hephzibah Oluwatosin
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