The Akarigbo and Paramount Ruler of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi, has admonished singer Naira Marley to tread softly as ‘they’re after him’.
Oba Ajayi while receiving Naira Marley in Sagamu, Ogun state, on Friday, said they are everywhere searching for him.
This platform suggests that the monarch could probably be referring to the anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)
Naira Marley had arrived Sagamu to perform in the 2019 Sagamu Day festival, when Oba Ajayi said: “You this boy, this is your face. They are after you o! They are searching for you everywhere. Be careful, thread with caution,” he said.
The monarch further said: “I am also current,” in Yoruba language
Naira Marley’s Trial
A Federal High Court in Lagos state on Thursday fixed December 11 and 12 as dates for continuation of the singer’s trial.
Marley, charged by EFCC, is facing 11 counts bordering on conspiracy, possession of counterfeit credit cards, and fraud.
According to the counts, he allegedly committed the offences on 26 November, 2018, 11 December, 2018, and 10 May, 2019.
The “Issa goal” singer was arraigned on 20 May before Justice Oweibo, but he denied the charges.
Following a bail application by his counsel, Ojo, the court granted Fashola bail in the sum of N2 million.