Nairmarley’s real name is Afeez Fashola; the EFCC and the Nigeria police arrested him on his birthday and he is being questioned in connection to a
Nairamarley has been on the news for a long time following his public support for Nigerian financial fraudsters (Yahoo Yahoo) after Simi publicly rebuked them.
The issues started when Nigerian singer Simi
She came back to Nigeria and went on a
She also demanded that anyone that is involved in fraud should stop listening to her music.
Nairamarley reacted to Simi’s statement by throwing his full support behind Nigerian fraudsters. He said: “All you guys, all the money in your pockets, all the money you spend, you think it’s the government that is making the money go round? You better sit down and pray for yahoo boys. If
Nairamarley followed up with the release of a song title “ Am I A Yahoo Boy”, the song did not directly praise Yahoo boy and it did not condemn it either. The song is about fun, making money and getting compared to Yahoo Boys.
Am I A Yahoo Boy single was released few weeks ago but the music video was dropped yesterday.
The EFCC raided
They were taken to custody in connection with Internet fraud crimes and money laundering. The intelligence report also linked them to cybercrime.
The EFCC officials from the Lagos Zonal office made the arrest on Friday May 10, 2019, at 9 Gbangbola Street, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos. The EFCC spokesperson via Instagram page reported that the officials collected their Laptops and other items during the raid. EFCC’s social media page also reported that Zlatan, Nairamarley and their associates gave them useful information about other people.
They were arrested and questioned but Nigeriatunes is cannot confirm their release from jail at this time. May 10, 2019, is Nairamarley’s birthday; he was arrested on his birthday.