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According to a report by Punch Metro , the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is set to present nine witnesses in its case against musician Azeez Fashola , aka Naira Marley.
The alleged crimes were in contravention of the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act and the Cyber Crimes Act , which the artiste risks seven years in jail if found guilty.
Section 33 (2) of the Act , which Naira Marley was accused of contravening reads , “Any person who uses: a counterfeit access device; an unauthorised access device; an access device issued to another person; resulting in a loss or gain commits an offence and shall be liable on conviction to imprisonment for a term of not more than seven years or a fine of not more than N5 , 000 , 000.00 and forfeiture of the advantage or value derived from his act.”
The charges with suit number FHC/L/178C/19 were filed before a Lagos State High Court.
Ten days after his arrest , Naira Marley was arraigned before Justice Nicholas Oweibo of the Federal High Court , Ikoyi , Lagos.