Burna Boy Pleads On Behalf Of Naira Marley, Zlatan
Burna Boy. Source: Instagram.

Burna Boy has appealed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC to release Nigerian singers, Naira Marley and Zlatan.

Recall that Tony Orilade, EFCC Head of Media, had made it known that the suspects were still in detention and will be arraigned soon.

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“They are still with us and expectedly will be arraigned in court this week. No date has been fixed yet but as soon as I confirm, I’ll let you know”, the spokesman said.

Reacting, Burma boy uploaded a picture of them on his Snapchat, and begged EFCC to release Naira Marley and Zlatan.

He wrote, “You see am now, no Zanku for my show today. My day is ruined.

“EFCC na beg I Dey beg please free them guys.”

Meanwhile EFCC in a statement on Friday, EFCC explained that the accused persons were picked up in “connection with alleged case of internet fraud and money laundering. Intelligence report had also linked them to cybercrime offences.

“Their arrest followed an early morning raid on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 9, Gbangbola Street, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos.

“At the point of arrest, the Commission found and recovered a number of items, including laptops, from the suspects.

“They have so far volunteered useful information about their involvement in the alleged criminal activities, even as investigations continue.”