February 8, 2023
  • Embattled singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj has broken his silence following his release from ICPC custody
  • Taking to his Instagram page, the father of two revealed that he was invited on an ongoing investigation and has assisted the commission with necessary information
“All I do in this life is to chop life, ‘I’ve no business with fraud”, – D’Banj brags after ICPC release

Famous musician Oladapo Oyebanjo, better known as D’banj, has confirmed that he has indeed been released by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC), after spending over 72 hours in detention.

Through his Instagram post on Friday evening the music star further revealed that he has no business with fraud but only all about chopping life.

“Global thank you to the world. I was invited on an ongoing investigation in ICPC. I have assisted the commission with all I know and I am confident in their capacity to unravel the truth. I have no business with fraud, all I do is chop life. I was released on self-recognition because nothing was seen or found on me. God bless you all my people,” he captioned his recent photo.

The  musician was released on Friday afternoon as he cooperated with the Commission during their probe.

His lawyer Pelumi Olajengbesi said D’banj was released on supervised probation but couldn’t confirm whether the ICPC had given the musician administrative bail.

He also claimed that the ICPC didn’t trace any evidence of fraudulent activity to the singer.

“Nothing incriminating was found on him. He was released on self-recognition. Right now, we expect the ICPC to give a letter of clearance to Dbanj because, as we have always said, he is innocent of the charges brought against him,” the lawyer said.

Detained Nigerian Musician, D’banj Released on Bail, after almost in custody 72

After almost 72 hours in custody, popular singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo, popularly known as Dbanj, has been released by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).

Recall that the anti-graft agency detained D’banj on Tuesday over fraud allegations involving the N-Power programme.

D’banj was released on Friday afternoon, December 9th. However, the singer can be summoned by the ICPC later.

His lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi, told Premium Times that the singer cooperated with the Commission during its investigation.

Mr Olajengbesi noted that Dbanj was released on self-recognition but didn’t confirm if the ICPC granted the singer administrative bail.

He also said the ICPC didn’t trace any evidence of fraudulent activity to the singer.

Nothing incriminating was found on him. He was released on self-recognition. Right now, we expect the ICPC to give a letter of clearance to D’banj because, as we have always said, he is innocent of the charges brought against him,” he said.

A Source who spoke to Sahara Reporters said that “The musician is planning to speak out soon,”

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