Nigerian singer Jaywon was arrested by policemen attached to the Dolphin Estate Division of the Lagos State Police Command, for violating the curfew order given by President Buhari on May 4th.
President Buhari had declared an overnight nationwide curfew on April 27, in a bid to curtail the spread of Coronavirus. The curfew began on May 4 and runs from 8pm to 6am everyday.
Jaywon was arrested and taken into custody by 11pm on Monday while driving to an unknown location.
Jaywon’s statement was taken at the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Panti, Yaba, and he was charged before a mobile court on Tuesday May 5. He pleaded guilty to the charges read against him, and was ordered him to pay a fine of N10,000 and to do a 30 minutes community service.