Wednesday, 05 October 2022 08:59

Ekiti DJ arrested for impersonating Zazuu crooner, Portable Featured

An Ekiti state-based disc jockey, Famotemi Toluwani Timothy, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Command for allegedly impersonating a popular hip-hop singer, Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable.

He was arrested September 29, 2022, according to a statement on Wednesday by Wilson Uwujaren, Head of Media and Publicity of the anti-graft agency.

Timothy, a native of Igede-Ekiti in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Ekiti State, allegedly opened an Instagram account with the name Zazu Omolalomi Portable where he claimed to be the singer.

The statement said investigations showed that the suspect met one of his victims, Adebayo Adedimeji Lukman, running a club in Offa, Kwara State, on social media and introduced himself as Portable and bargained to perform at the club for the sum of N1m.

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