Award-winning street singer, Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable, expressed his affection for the Nigerian police in a heartfelt gesture.
Taking to his Instagram page, Portable shared a video capturing the moment police officers visited his bar in Sango. In the video, he openly professed his love for them.
Referring to himself as a liability to the Federal Government, he warmly regarded the Nigerian police as friends and brothers to all citizens. He earnestly encouraged his fans and followers to exhibit love and respect towards the police force, emphasizing the importance of avoiding conflicts.
“Federal Government Liability. Sent by God, I am Omo Ijoba IKA OF AFRICA. A Troublesome Musician, the New Born Fela.
Remember, Police are our friends. They are like family, so let’s show them love and not create problems. Respect them as they are akin to our fathers. May the blessings of God be upon the Nigerian Police.”
Portable regains freedom after 3days in detention
Following a 72-hour period of detention, Portable was freed from the confines of Ilaro Correctional Centre, having successfully met the requirements for his bail.
Sources indicate that his release took place around 6 pm, subsequent to the submission of his bail bond at the Ilaro Correctional Center.
The Ifo Magistrate Court had sanctioned his release on bail. The terms of his bail included a sum of N300,000, which needed to be accompanied by two sureties each providing an equivalent amount.
The court stipulated that these sureties were required to possess real estate holdings within the immediate vicinity of the court premises.