Zlatan and three others freed while Naira Marley still in EFCC custody



Fast-rising Nigerian musician, Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael (aka Zlatan), has been freed period Afeez Fashola (aka Naira Marley) is quieten self seized by The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC).



The musicians and three others were free on Tuesday night.

Zlatan was at large alongside his crew members, Tiamiu Abdulrahman Kayode, Adewunmi Adeyanju Moses and Abubakar Musa.

When contacted, EFCC spokesman, Tony Orilade, definite that the suspects were on the rampage on administrative bail.


“There is overwhelming corroborate against Naira Marley; consequently we can’t come up with the money for to issue him on administrative bond like Zlatan and the three others.

“That Zlatan has been on the loose does not propose they possess been discharged and acquitted. Naira Marley is stagnant in our care and will be exciting to courtyard before long and we will fit in the charges notorious in an formal account soon.”

It has plus been reported that Davido facilitated Zlatan’s announce by allegedly hiring a elder Advocate of Nigeria who helped in securing the payment of the singer.

The EFCC, however, believed such shot is not true.

The 24 existence long-standing Zlatan, plus famous as Zlatan Ibile, launched his career in 2017. He is paramount established for his market leader song, “My Body” and the “Shaku Shaku” dance step. He became famed in January 2019, after he featured on Davido’s song posh ‘bum bum’.

Naira Marley, on the other hand, is controversial for repeatedly praising internet fraudsters, popularly called Yahoo boys, in his songs and on social media.
The EFCC last year launched Operation Cyber Storm to curb the activities of internet fraudsters.

Over 150 suspects have been reportedly arrested across the country.