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    Nigerian artists who have Been Arrested Over Drug-Related offences

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    Nigerian artists who have Been Arrested Over Drug-Related offences
    artists have Been Arrested Over Drug-Related offences

    It’s not common for Artists to find themselves in trouble with law enforcement most especially over drug-related crimes.

    This is as a result of the use of drugs like weed, marijuana and the rest by these entertainers.

    Among other offences in Nigeria, a drug-related offence is one that will not be absolved by your celebrity status.

    Today, we decided to take a look at some artists have at a time been arrested for drug-related offences.



    CDQ

    Nigerian artists who have Been Arrested Over Drug-Related offences
    CDQ

    The NDLEA arrested famed indigenous rapper Sodiq Abubakar Yussuf alias CDQ at his apartment on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, after the agency received an intelligence report.

    The drug enforcement agency claimed to have discovered a narcotic known as ‘loud,’ a cannabis derivative, in the rapper’s home.

    According to an exclusive report obtained by The Punch, Femi Babafemi, the NDLEA’s director of media and advocacy, confirmed the rapper’s detention.

    In the director’s words;

    “Yes, CDQ was arrested in his house at for being in possession of cannabis. He was arrested based on intelligence. As of last night, he was granted administrative bail, but he is expected back into custody today because it is an ongoing investigation,” he said.

    “Some substances were found and he mentioned some names of some other big artists. So, it is an ongoing investigation. The outcome of the investigation would determine what would happen.”

    “There are cases whereby the investigation shows some sufficient infractions, and then the case will go to court.

    There are other cases whereby if the quantity is insignificant, we will bring him in for counselling and possible rehabilitation. Those are likely scenarios that will happen.”

    The secured bail the following day and took to his Instagram account to slam the organization claiming to be set up.

    Mohbad

    Nigerian artists who have Been Arrested Over Drug-Related offences
    Mohbad

    Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba known by his stage name Mohbad is a singer and rapper signed to Naira Marley’s label, Marlian records. Known for his hit songs like, “Feel Good”, “Ponmo” among others, the singer was arrested during a midnight raid carried out by NDLEA.

    Months earlier, the singer had been arrested in Cyrpus during his visit there for a show.

    Zinoleesky

    Nigerian artists who have Been Arrested Over Drug-Related offences
    Zinoleesky

    Oniyide Azeez best known on stage as Zinoleesky is a born fast-rising artist (musician) is also signed to Naira Marley’s Marlian Label.

    Recently, NDLEA stormed the residence he and his fellow label mate, Mohbad are living and the two were arrested. According to the NDLEA, cannabis and molly were found in their apartment



     

    Orezi

    Nigerian artists who have Been Arrested Over Drug-Related offences
    Orezi

    Popular singer Orezi was rumoured to have been involved in a drug-related offence and was reported to have been arrested in Dubai, UAE in 2011.

    This claim was vigorously denied by the singer and his management stated that the story was fabricated to tarnish the image of the singer.

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