Police beat me mercilessly, collected $22k from me – Duncan Mighty speaks of his arrest

Police beat me mercilessly, collected $22k from me – Duncan Mighty speaks of his arrest

Duncan Okechukwu more popularly known as Duncan Mighty has finally opened up on his recent arrest by policemen in Imo State. Following initial reports

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Duncan Okechukwu more popularly known as Duncan Mighty has finally opened up on his recent arrest by policemen in Imo State. Following initial reports that the musician was allegedly kidnapped in Imo State, fresh reports indicated that he was arrested by officers of the Imo State Police Command on allegations of fraud.

Duncan Mighty has now shared his own version of events and according to him, he was extorted, beaten and harrased. See his full statement below.

“Imo state government and Duncan Mighty for real life after honoring your phone call but you say korokoro kidnap na fraud yet you did not mention the first place i was taking to and the anti kidnapping led by Commander Linus and Ola I was also taking to after enough beating collected physical cash 22k dollars given to me by ceo @kryxtal_penthouse whom God used as my guardian angel. plus duress mobile transfer.

“God i know who you are, no be me say ur boy go loose election why sending m2 ur foundation student who was not even present until after signing why not efcc why detaining me at anti kidnap. Oga you get government power but me i get god you get all high rankings but my mama raised an altar for me. You said i should play the show at wangele for ur boy ozb after using my pics without informing my management but i still loyal perform for 3 hours after @phynofino ozb carry my 6m balance tuwama but u forget say video no be dido.

“som celebs follow believe dem bloggers, Channels, BBC, simply because you saw infrastructural and job creating achievement gotten in the same portharcourt some said my career wont smell 2years has now given birth to the answer of my people @jamycitybase a world class mtv america standard television station 85% ready worth n234million yet no loan no party no nddc abi. god has said is time for our industry to come alive.

“Jesus i love u . more videos loading #justiceforduncanmighty @muhammadubuhari @realdonaldtrump @iam_otunba02 @channelstelevision @instablog9ja @tundeednut god will somehow someway bring that person whom he will use to blesss us. Officer Chidiebere God bless you for your good heart you are a policeman with the heart of gold upon say you be the ipo you make sure say the beating stop that morning. to everyone who prayed for me god bless you more,”

The Imo State police command had debunked rumours of any kidnap attempt on the musician via its spokesperson, Ikeokwu Godson, with a statement. The statement reads, “Today 14/12/19, operatives of the command arrested popular music artiste, Duncan Mighty on an allegation of fraud.

“This followed a petition written by an upcoming rap artiste M2, who claimed that the Imo State Government under Rochas Okorocha, through the office of the SA on Entertainment, entered into a deal with Duncan Mighty to manage, promote, arrange collaboration with other top artistes and sign M2 under Young Wealth record label owned by Duncan Mighty.

“As a result, an agreement was reached with a fee of N11m was paid to him. However, since collecting the payment, he refused to fulfill his own part of the deal. Sequel to the petition, the artiste was arrested and he affirmed having such agreement and collecting the fund. He said he can only refund the money if the contract was terminated. He was released on bail on self-recognisance.

“Consequently, a letter was reviewed by the representative of the former governor terminating the contract to enable him refund the money. Since then he absconded, and all efforts made to reach him proved abortive. In view of the above, a warrant of arrest was issued, that led to his arrest in the early hours of this morning.”