Nigeria/June 14, 2019/Agency Reporter /No Comment/107 views /Featurednigeria Naira Marley finally released from prison – Daily Post Nigeriashare on:FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancelNigerian musician, Azeez Fashola, famously known as Naira Marley, has been released from prison custody. Naira Marley, who was arrested and charged to court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on an 11 count charge of advance fee fraud, was released on Friday after perfecting his bail condition. His release was confirmed on Instagram by ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Khloe. Alongside a picture of Naira Marley, she wrote, “So, today that I decided to visit, we walked out together as a free man.” ALSO READ GOtv ‘Top Up’ Offer Enters Final PhaseDAILY POST had reported that the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi on May 30 granted bail to the singer. At the resumed bail application, the singer’s lead defence counsel, Olalekan Ojo, apologised for his absence at the initial arraignment on May 20. Ojo urged the court to accept the bail application prima facie based on the presumption of his innocence in accordance with Section 162 (1). ALSO READ We Must Shun Over-Dependence On Foreign Technology - OsinbajoThe defence also pleaded that a liberal approach is taken in hearing the bail application. The prosecution counsel, led by Rotimi Oyedepo, however argued that it is not the temporary release of the singer that mattered but the final judgment. He, therefore, urged the court to grant accelerated hearing rather than bail. ALSO READ Boeing tests new software for embattled B737Max planes, meets customers | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsOyedepo added that since the lawyer of the defendant said the defendant is a celebrity, then his actions and in-actions have a multiplier effect on youths in the entire federation. Justice Nicholas Oweibo, in a ruling after listening to the defence and prosecution arguments, granted the singer bail to the sum of two million naira and two sureties. Leave A Comment Below Related Tags:Featurednigeria share on: FacebookTwitter Google +Pinterest Tumblr Linked InEmailSend to Email Address:Your NameYour Email AddressEmail check failed, please try againCancel previous articleMoroccan Football Team Continues to Lose Places in FIFA Rankingnext articleFraudsters are using my fathers name to open ‘fake foundations – Ras Kimono’s first daughter, OgeRelated PostsNigeria/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Kogi Guber: APC Leaders, Elders Endorse Jubril465 shares Nigeria/June 18, 2019 /No Comment Photo news: Please complete our road, Command residents cry to Sanwo-OluTransfer: Chelsea decide on Willian’s move to Barcelona, Atletico Madrid – Daily Post NigeriaTrump to announce bid for re-election at Florida rallyImo governor suspends council chairmenSecurity is core aspect of my administration, says Sanwo-Olu – The Nation NewspaperAdeleke University Forcing Muslim Students To Attend Church – Says MURICAPC leaders, elders endorse Jubril for Kogi governor – The Nation NewspaperWhy we didn’t use server during 2019 elections – INEC – Daily Post NigeriaActivist congratulates young House of Assembly speakers Leave a Response Cancel reply CommentName Email Sign me up for the newsletter! Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.