Naira Marley arraigned in Abuja court following his arrest (Photos/Video)


Nigerian singer, Azeez Fashola better known by his stage name, Naira Marley has been arraigned before an Abuja mobile court for flouting the COVID-19 rules.

The FCT Administration filed a four-count charge against the singer for hosting a concert in Jabi Lake mall in Abuja, in clear violation of COVID-19 directives on June 13, flouting the presidential ban on Interstate travels and public gatherings.

The singer pleaded guilty to the charges and the presiding magistrate Idayat Akanni, handed down a N200,000 fine.

Naira Marley flew in a chartered plane meant for a Lagos judge to the Federal Capital Territory for the concert which was held on June 13.

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