Controversial journalist and blogger, Kemi Olunloyo revealed what Naira Marley does regularly in prison.
Kemi Olunloyo said he is like a real star in jail, and he is currently working on a music comeback with consistent work on new songs.
Naira Marley is like a star in the prison and he is writing a song he will release when he comes out of prison she added.
Naira Marley was taken into EFCC Custody on the 10th of May 2019.
EFCC Spokesperson Tony Orilade said,
“Yes, he is with us. He’s not the only person arrested. They were arrested in relation to advance fee fraud — Internet-related cases and all of that. Give me a little time and I will get you the details.”
Shortly after his arrest, EFCC released a statement on their official instagram page saying
“Naira Marley, Four Others Quizzed by EFCC over Internet Fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, arrested two fast-rising Nigerian musicians – Afeez Fashola (aka Naira Marley) and Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael (aka Zlatan), in connection with an alleged case of internet fraud and money laundering. Intelligence report had also linked them to cybercrime offenses. They were arrested along with: Tiamiu Abdulrahman Kayode, Adewunmi Adeyanju Moses, and Abubakar Musa.
“Their arrest followed an early morning raid on Friday, May 10, 2019, at 9, Gbangbola Street, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos. At the point of arrest, the Commission found and recovered a number of items, including laptops, from the suspects. They have so far volunteered useful information about their involvement in the alleged criminal activities, even as investigations continue,”the statement reads.
Zanku master and 2 others arrested with Naira Marley regained freedom after 5 days later in custody.