According to several media reports, the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) just arrested controversial Nigerian musician, Afeez Fashola a.k.a Naira Marley.
According to report by Premium Times, the fast-rising singer is currently being questioned at the EFFC office in Lagos. Although the reason behind his arrest is yet to be made public, it might be in connection with his statements on social media which glorifies internet fraudsters, popularly called Yahoo boys.
Naira Marley has been in the news lately for so many ‘Yahoo’ related news. He released the official video of his hit track, ‘Am I A Yahoo Boy’ featuring Zlatan on Thursday night, as he turns a year older
Naira Marley during a recent Instagram live session, urged Nigerians to pray for internet fraudsters (Yahoo boys) saying they are the reason money circulates to the common man.
In his words, “All you guys, all the money in your pockets, all the money you spend, you think it’s the government that is making the money go round?” The video has since stirred reactions from Nigerians who described Marley as a disgrace and bad example to young Nigerians.