Azeez Fashola popularly known as Naira Marley, performed at a musical show at Jabi mall in Abuja on Saturday, which drew a large number of fun-seekers. According to CMM earlier reports.
The Federal Capital Territory Administration has vowed to prosecute Naira Marley, and those who attended his concert for violating the COVID – 19 restrictions.
“ The FCT Administration, which has a responsibility to protect the lives of the citizenry, is determined to prosecute all those involved in orchestrating these infractions to the full extent of the law.
“ The minister also noted that there is a very real possibility that a single positive individual at that event could have gone ahead to infect several others , thereby leading to a possible exponential spread, ” the statement noted.
Following this , the Administration sealed the shopping mall for two weeks for violating the presidential ban on public gatherings and also arraigned three defendants; Lukas Omotosho, Franklin Ogene and Maya Ekah, before a mobile court presided over by Magistrate Idayat Akanni.
The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, in a statement on Tuesday, charged residents to “ desist from violating the extant guidelines put in place to curtail the spread of COVID – 19 pandemic in the territory.