The Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA, says its operatives in Lagos last night April 14, arrested popular rap artiste, CDQ, for being in possession of banned substance, Cannabis, which is popularly known as ”loud”
The Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has confirmed the arrest of rapper CDQ. The said arrest was revealed to have took place last night, 14th of April.
This was revealed by the spokesperson of the Agency, Femi Baba Femi. He said the agency got intelligence that the was in possession of the banned substance and stormed his Lekki home for his arrest.
However, Baba Femi said he has been granted admi nistrative bail but CDQ is still expected in custody today as investigation is still ongoing.
His statement reads;
“Yes, CDQ was arrested in his house at Lekki for being in possession of cannabis. He was arrested based on intelligence. As of last night, he was granted administrative bail, but he is expected back into custody today because it is an ongoing investigation.
Some substances were found and he mentioned some names of some other big artistes. So, it is an ongoing investigation.”
Babafemi further noted that CDQ cooperated as he mentioned names of other big artistes who used the substance. The spokesman told The PUNCH that the outcome of the investigation would determine if the rapper would be charged to court or counselled by the agency.
The outcome of the investigation would determine what would happen. There are cases whereby the investigation shows some sufficient infractions, and then the case will go to court. There are other cases whereby if the quantity is insignificant, we will bring him in for counselling and possible rehabilitation. Those are likely scenarios that will happen.”he said
Recall we reported earlier today that NDLEA Bursted Rapper CDQ’s House and he went on a Twitter rant,saying it was a setup.