Naira Marley

By Banji Aluko

Popular Nigerian Music star Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, has been arraigned before the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja.

The controversial artiste who is been charged for violating COVID-19 order banning interstate travel earlier put in place to curb the spread of coronavirus, left Lagos for the Federal Capital Territory for a concert on Saturday, July 13 which was held at the Jabi Lake Mall, drew a lot of public outrage.

Following the development, the government shut down the mall and equally stopped the operation of the airline whose plane he chartered.

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, said Naira Marley presented himself at the command headquarters on Thursday.

“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,” he added.

Source: Punchng