JUST IN: Court Strikes Out Car Theft Case Against Naira Marley, Others
A Magistrates’ Court in Lagos Island has dismissed a charge of car theft charge filed against Nigerian rapper, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, as well as his two brothers and their cousin.
In his verdict on Tuesday, Chief Magistrate Tajudeen Elias dismissed the four counts and struck out the case after receiving a settlement agreement between the complainant, Mr Adelekan Ademola, and the four defendants.
Marley, his two brothers; Idris Fashola (18) and Babatunde Fashola (24), and their cousin, Kunle Obere (22), were the defendants in the case.
They were all charged with conspiracy, stealing, assault, and obstructing the police from arresting Marley.
YANS gathered that Naira Marley was absent in court, but the other defendants were present.