Police release Gbadamosi, grant Naira Marley bail for violating lockdown order

Police release Gbadamosi, grant Naira Marley bail for violating lockdown order

A former governorship aspirant in Lagos and owner of Amen Estate, Babatunde Gbadamosi, who was arrested two days ago for attending a house party organ

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A former governorship aspirant in Lagos and owner of Amen Estate, Babatunde Gbadamosi, who was arrested two days ago for attending a house party organised by actress, Funke Akindele-Bello, thus flouting the coronavirus lockdown order, has been released by the police. Likewise singer, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, who has been released on bail.

According to Lagos police spokesman, Bala Elkana, the singer’s proposed arraignment could not hold today on Tuesday as earlier announced hence the bail. But himself and three unnamed persons are exected to report back on Wednesday when the court will be in session.

The spokesperson did not state if Babatunde Gbadamosi, and his wife were among those granted bail.

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Hakeem Odumosu, says the police have launched a manhunt for the remaining persons who attended the party.