Nigerian artiste, Azeez Fashola, also Known as Naira Marley, has been taken to the Lagos State Special Offences Court at Ikeja.

As of press time, it was learned that the police had filed charges against him for violating the corona-virus order banning interstate travels earlier put in place to limit the spread of the virus.

The Nigerian star had left Lagos for Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory for a concert on Saturday, 13 July.

The concert held at the Jabi Lake Mall drew public outrage.

The government thereafter shut down the mall and stopped the operation of the airline whose plane he chartered.

It was gathered that the Inspector-General of Police was said to have ordered Naira Marley’s arrest.

Bala Elkana, The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, said Naira Marley presented himself at the command headquarters on Thursday.

The PPRO said “We are in court as we speak. He will be arraigned for violating the interstate travel order. That is the aspect that concerns Lagos State,”