The Lagos State Police Command had disclosed on Tuesday night that the singer, Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley is in its custody to help in the in the ongoing investigation into the death of late Singer, Ilerioluwa Aloba aka Mohbad.
Disclosing this move on Tuesday, the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin stated that, “Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley has been taken into custody for interrogation and other investigation activities.”
The singer in the early hour of Tuesday announced his arrival in Lagos via a tweet, to assist in the investigation process to help uncover the truth.
He said, “I’d like to share that I’ve just arrived back in Lagos, Nigeria to assist the authorities with the ongoing investigation. It’s important I do my part for Imole.
“I’ll be meeting with the police with hopes for the truth to be uncovered and for justice to prevail.”
Recall that MohBad died on September 12 at age 27.
The police had earlier invited Naira Marley and controversial music promoter, Balongun Eletu aka Sam Larry (now in police custody), to question Mohbad’s demise.
The police, last week, also confirmed that pathologists have concluded the autopsy conducted on Mohbad, while the police await the result.
In an interview with the Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin disclosed, “Autopsy has been concluded. Awaiting results.” this followed the exhumation of the singer corpse by a combined team of the Nigeria Police Force and health officials.
It was gathered that the police had also arrested the nurse who reportedly injected the deceased singer prior to his demise on Tuesday, September 12.