The saga has taken a new turn as fast rising rapper and wave creator, Naira Marley appears in court.
In some videos that has gone viral on the internet, the artiste was seen working out of the court room, after he pleaded not guilty.
Naira Marley, the defendant pleaded not guilty to the charges preferred against him, before Justice Nicholas I. Oweibo of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos.
In view of his pleas, the prosecution counsel, Rotimi Oyedepo, asked the court for a trial date.
He also prayed for accelerated hearing of the case and urged the court to remand the defendant in prison custody.
Counsel to Naira Marley, Taiwo Oluwa Ore Agba, asked the court for a date to hear the bail application on behalf his client.
Consequently, Justice Oweibo adjourned the case to May 30, 2019 and ordered the defendant to be remanded in prison custody pending the hearing of the bail application.