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Police arrest popular singer, ‘Portable’

... May be charged to court


CITIZENS COMPASS – OGUN State police command has arrested the controversial singer, Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable, after 72 hours of refusal to honour Police invite. .

The invitation, followed two viral videos on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, wherr the singer was captured raining curses and rough-handling some officers of the Nigeria Police.

The Zazu coroner’s arrest is coming after the police gave a 72-hour ultimatum to the singer, which elapses, on Friday, March 31, 2023.

The police had condemned the singer’s actions and threatened to prosecute him.

Portable had claimed that an internet fraudster had brought the police to his bar to arrest staff members ,’for no reason.’

But the police noted that it acted on a petition.

Speaking on the development, the Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed that the singer has been arrested and currently cooling his feet at the state headquarters of the police in Eleweran, Abeokuta.

He said the Zazu crooner was arrested after refusing five invitations.

It was also gathered that the singer will remain in police custody till Monday when he will be charged in court.


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