Why We Arrested Naira Marley – EFCC

According to reports, The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission “EFCC” has confirmed the arrest of popular singer, Afeez Fashola, otherwise known as Naira Marley, and others in relation to alleged advance fee scam and related cyber crimes.

Premium Times had earlier reported on Friday morning that the Nigerian Born music rapper  was arrested by the EFCC in Lagos.

Furthermore, the acting EFCC spokesperson, Mr Tony Orilade, in an interview with our correspondent, said, “Yes, he is with us. He’s not the only person; he had some other persons also arrested alongside (him).

Meanwhile report has it that 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.

Recall that a video featuring Ruggedman has gone viral this week in which the rapper called out Naira Marley for advocating Internet fraud. The artiste noted that the promotion of such cyber crimes impacted negatively on Nigerians abroad.

However, Naira Marley, whose recent song is titled ‘Am I A Yahoo Boy,’ responded by mocking Ruggedman in an Instagram video and defended his artistic choices.

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