Audu Maikori, lawyer and Nigerian music industry mogul, has been arrested by the Nigeria Police Force. The arrest is believed to be on the orders of Kaduna Governor, Nasir El Rufai.
According to information available to The Trent, the boss of Chocolate City, was picked up in Lagos, on Friday [February 17, 2017], where he lives and flown to the Force Headquarters in Abuja.
The governor ordered his arrest following advocacy that Maikori, a native of Southern Kaduna, had been active online over the systematic killing of his people by the Islamist terrorist group, the Fulani herdsmen militia.
Human rights activists are working at the moment to secure Maikori’s release.
This is a developing story. We will bring you more updates as they come in.