A Vlogger and Comedian identified as Chukwu Emeka Arrested by the Department of state services have been released after the intervention of a court sitting in Benin, the Edo state capital
This Development was coming on the heels of reactions trailing his arrest on social media where many Nigerians were of the opinion that he should be released
The comedian, Mrs Magret Chukwu Confirmed the Release to journalists Tuesday afternoon
The lawyer, who later took over the case, identified as Matthew Osa-oghogho, also announced the release of the comedian, popular known as Broda Mike on his Facebook account.
“Today, the High Court of justice sitting in Benin released Comedian Emeka Chukwu Aka #BrotherMike to bail.
He was arrested by the Department of State Services and accused of inciting the Public.
The court agreed with our submission that the application for the remand of Mr Chukwu is unserious and therefore admitted him to bail. We stand for justice always and at all times!” He posted, sharing a picture of himself and Broda Mike.