The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of Nigeria has handed over Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley to men of the Nigerian Prison Service for detention.This was after his arraignment in court today, May 20th.His mum, who was in court with her son, was spotted crying when she witnessed her son been sent off to prison.
He pleaded not guilty to 11 count charge filed against him by the anti-graft agency.Until his arraignment at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, he was in the detention facility of the EFCC.
Her agony was intensified when she witnessed the EFCC hand him over to the Nigerian Prison Service for detention until May 30, 2019.
If convicted of the charge, the musician shall be liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than seven years or a fine of not more than N5,000,000.00 and forfeiture of the advantage or value derived from his act.
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