The famous Nigeria music artist Augustine Kelechi known as Tekno was Tuesday arrested by operatives of the Lagos State Police Command because breaching commons decency along an outdoor marketing displaying semi-nude women. Tekno arrested,granted bail
He was once quizzed because a number of hours at the State Criminal Investigation then Intelligence Department (SCIID) Panti, Yaba earlier than existence granted executive bucket over fitness grounds.
Tekno got here underneath fireplace ultimate sennight afterwards a mobile advertisement displayed scantily dressed female dance seductively of a transparent glass container concerning a exchange whilst she sprayed money over to them alongside the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge.
Although the singer issued a people explanation explaining so much it was once now not an advert but a scene within a video that used to be presently shooting, the Lagos State Signage and Advertisement Agency (LASAA) suspended the marketing firm, Pro-Vision Media Systems Limited whose fan was once used. Tekno arrested,granted bail
According to the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) SCIID, Mrs. Yetunde Longe, investigation was ongoing into the matter and the singer was granted bail because of his health.
She said: “Yes, we invited him for questioning but we did not detain him because of his health. He was advised to report to the police whenever he was needed. Investigation is still ongoing.”
Police spokesman Bala Elkana, a Deputy Superintendent (DSP) said the two girls were also arrested.
“He is presently undergoing questioning at the SCIID Panti. Public indecency was against the Criminal Code and if found culpable after investigation, all those responsible will be charged to court,” said Elkana.