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Naira Marley Cancels Planned #EndSARS Protest After IG Live Chat With Nigerian Police

Naira Marley has shelved his planned demonstration to protest police brutality and call for the government to end tactical police unit known as Special Anit-Robbery Squad (SARS). The singer whose real name is Azeez Adeshina Fashola had stated Monday that he would lead an #EndSARS protest today Tuesday October 6 to call for change after many influential Nigerians have spoken…

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COVID-19: Naira Marley & His Manager Fined For Breaching Lockdown Directives

According to Channels TV, Naira Marley and his manager Seyi Awonuga have been “awarded a fine of one hundred thousand naira each“ for violating COVID-19 lockdown orders. The duo pleaded guilty to the case which was presided by the Magistrate of a Lagos State Special Offences (Mobile) Court in Oshodi, a police statement disclosed on Thursday.…

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FCT Minister To Prosecute Naira Marley, Others Over Drive-In Concert

On Tuesday June 16, Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muhammad Bello, disclosed that Afeez Fashola aka Naira Marley will be prosecuted alongside those who featured and entertained fun-seekers at the Jabi Lake Mall in Abuja. In a press statement released by the Minister’s Chief Press Secretary Anthony Ogunleye, Bello stated that the FCT Administration views the actions of…

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Naira Marley Blasts Private Jet Company For Calling Him & His Entourage “Useless People”

Controversial rapper, Naira Marley has reacted to ExecuJets, the private jet charter company who branded him and his crew members “a bunch of useless people,” after they were illegally conveyed to Abuja for a drive-in concert on Saturday, June 13, 2020. Recall that ExecuJets were suspended by the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika for violating the ban on interstate travel…

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ExecuJet Says It Mistook “Useless” Naira Marley For Babatunde Fashola, Regrets Conveying Rapper

Private jet charter company, Executive Jets has reportedly tendered a letter of apology to the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika following the indefinite suspension of the company for breaking COVID-19 directives by flying rapper, Naira Marley and his crew to Abuja for a concert. According to the unverified letter, CEO Sam Iwuajoku said he allowed the plane to fly because…

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COVID-19: FG Suspends Airline For Illegally Flying Naira Marley To Abuja

Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika has announced the suspension of a charter and aircraft maintenance firm, Executive Jet Services, for conveying controversial singer Naira Marley, to Abuja to attend a Drive-In concert. The Minister said this during the Presidential Task Force briefing in Abuja on Monday revealing that the aircraft was supposed to fly an Appeal Court Judge,…

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Nigerians Reacts To FCTA Sealing Off Jabi Lake Mall For Breaching COVID-19 Directives

The shut down of the popular Jabi Lake Mall where Naira Marley had the drive-in concert that drew a lot of backlash yesterday Saturday, June 13 by authorities of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has prompted mixed reactions from Nigerians. According to the FCTA authorities, the mall was shut down indefinitely for violating the Presidential…

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Naira Marley & BBNaija’s Kim Oprah Face Backlash For Attending Concert Despite COVID-19 Restrictions

Amidst the daily increase in Nigeria’s COVID-19 toll, controversial musician Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley and BBNaija star, Kim Oprah have incurred the wrath of Nigerians for attending a concert in Abuja despite government’s restrictions on public gatherings. The event whose tickets reportedly sold for N20,000 and N250,000 was meant to be a ‘drive-in concert’ held at Jabi…

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Just In: Lagos State Drops Charge Against Naira Marley, Gbadamosi And Others

The Lagos State government has withdrawn the charges against former governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP) in Lagos State, Babatunde Gbadamosi, his wife Folasade, and popular singer Naira Marley. This was granted after the defendants accepted to tender written apologies to the Lagos State Government, as well as to issue undertakings to comply…

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Lagos Police Still In Search Of Naira Marley Over COVID-19 Lockdown Drama

According to The Punch, Lagos State Police Command has revealed that Naira Marley is still yet to honour its invitation over a house party he attended in contravention of the state’s lockdown order. Recall that the Nollywood actress had on Saturday hosted a party in honour of her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello, popularly called JJC Skillz. When…

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